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Purchase Ledger/ Accounts Payable

Purchase Ledger/ Accounts Payable

£20k – 22k Depending upon knowledge and experience


About Bulkhaul

Bulkhaul Limited was established in 1981 and is dedicated to the global transportation of liquids, powders, and gases. With consistent annual growth and a fleet of over 23,000 deep sea liquid iso-tanks, which are 100% owned, Bulkhaul is one of the world’s largest independent operators and a market leader in global tank transportation.

The Role

Continued growth of our business provides for several career opportunities within the organisation during the coming months. We are now seeking highly motivated individuals to join our Purchase Ledger Accounts Team on a full-time basis at our head office in Middlesbrough. The position(s) available are challenging, rewarding and require a high level of commitment.

Principle Duties – but not limited to:

Responsible for group of accounts

Organisation of email

Processing of purchase invoices via an in house system (e.g job-costs)

Processing of purchase invoices via Sun Accounts (e.g Tank Repairs)

Distributing purchase invoices for approval to UK/Overseas staff

Communication with suppliers and UK/Overseas staff and dealing with purchase invoice enquiries

Reconciliation of supplier statements

Preparing monthly payments – balancing to supplier statements

Entering payments on to banking systems

In-house maintenance of supplier accounts


Core Skills/Attributes - Minimum Requirements

Previous experience within the shipping/transportation or freight forwarding industry in an Accounts role is an advantage but is not essential.

Qualifications to a minimum of GCSE standard is required with good numeracy and literacy skills.

Excellent communication and organisational skills for liaising with customers, suppliers and work colleagues in the UK and overseas both verbally and electronically.

The role requires a substantial amount of concentration and accuracy so good typing skills would assist.

An ability to work as a team to assist in all areas of the department if/when required and to be able to prioritise work and use own initiative would be essential

Good IT literacy

Additional Benefits

Private Health Cover

Various Pension Scheme options

25 days holiday per annum plus all statutory bank holidays

Company Sick pay

Annual Pay review

Core working hours are 9am to 5.30 pm

Own transport is recommended due to location.

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