Finance Purchase Ledger Clerk

Ref: P395

Required as soon as possible

Pontefract Academies Trust is a cross phase Multi Academy Trust comprising of eight schools, six primaries and two 11 – 16 secondary schools. The Trust is a medium sized family of schools all located within a tight geographic hub within Pontefract. Students are drawn from the local community that includes a mix of different catchment areas.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking and committed Finance Purchase Ledger Clerk, at Pontefract Academies Trust, The Barracks Business Centre. This candidate will undertake financial processing as required and assist in the provision of financial management information. They will be responsible for processing purchase invoices, reconciling supplier statements to the purchase ledger and liaising with suppliers to resolve any queries regarding outstanding payments.

This post is 22.5 hours, 3 days per week, all year round.

The Trust can offer:

  • hard-working and highly committed staff
  • a supportive Trust as your employer
  • motivated, well behaved pupils

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic person who:

  • has a friendly manner and can communicate effectively with staff and students
  • can work effectively as part of a team but can also work independently using their own initiative
  • has experience of working in a similar specialist area

Completed application forms should be returned by emailing recruitment@patrust.org.uk no later than 10:00 on Friday 7th August 2020.

We are equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from everyone. The Pontefract Academies Trust is wholly committed to ensuring children and young people are fully supported and safe.  We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and young people whilst promoting their welfare. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and pre-employment checks. Successful applicants will also be asked to provide criminal conviction information.

Salary: Grade 6, SCP 12 - 17 (£13,128.45 - £14,494.86 per annum actual salary)
Role Level: Non-Teaching and Support
Location: Pontefract Academies Trust
Closing Date: Friday 07th August 10AM
Interview Date: W/C 10th August
Start Date: As soon as possible
Job Specification: Download
Letter from the CEO: Download
Application Form: Download