Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
The average salary for a Purchase Ledger Clerk is £19,674
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Purchase Ledger Clerks?
An entry-level Purchase Ledger Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £18,060 based on 32 salaries. An early career Purchase Ledger Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £19,070 based on 293 salaries. …Read more
What Do Purchase Ledger Clerks Do?
Purchase ledger clerks are responsible for managing all financial transactions paid out by a company. This title is typically the British equivalent of the accounts payable clerk position in the United States. These professionals gather, create, and verify invoices to develop an accurate picture of a company’s expenditures. This verification includes checking invoices against receipts to ensure delivery of all purchased items and to verify proper payment was requested. If there are …Read more
- Process purchases, invoices, petty cash, and creditors' balances.
- Reconcile and identify overdue debtors.
- Validate, confirm, and process purchase and petty cash orders and expenses.
- Liaise with clients, debtors, suppliers, and others.