3rd Party Payments Team Member x2

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UNISON, the UK’s leading public services union, requires a Purchase Ledger clerk to join our Third Party Payments team at its Head Office in Euston, London NW1.
Greater London
Starting salary
£33,860 per annum including London Weighting Allowance
Closing date
9 December 2019
Contract type
Full time, permanent

About this job

You will have experience of Purchase Ledger work, including the checking & processing of invoices, checking and reconciliation of supplier statements, filing of invoices and dealing with queries.

You will be responsible for the processing of high volumes of purchase ledger invoices in an accurate manner, prioritising workloads to ensure standards and timetables are met.

You will need to be fully competent in using accounting software packages and Microsoft Office applications, e.g. Excel, Word, etc.

Good general level of education including GCSE (A-C) in Maths and English

Within the post there is scope to assist in other areas of the Finance Operations team, including Sales Ledger and Cashiers.

You will need to have the ability to work within a small team and a willingness to help others at times of high workload.

The appointment will be on a full time permanent basis at the Head Office in central London.  In return, the successful candidate will receive a competitive salary based on the current pay and grade structure, 32 days annual leave and benefits of a final salary pension plan as well as flexible working options.

How to apply

An application form can be obtained by visiting www.unison.org.uk/jobs.  Please send 3 copies of the completed application form to Sue Stephenson at s.stephenson@unison.co.uk or post to Sue Stephenson, UNISON, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY quoting ref: ORD/27/31

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 17 December 2019

Completed application forms must be received by no later than Monday 9 December 2019 at 12pm.


UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.