Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk, Edinburgh

The NWH Group is a National family owned business headquartered in Midlothian, Scotland, founded in 1967 operating in Waste Management, Land Services, Recycling and Environmental Services to the retail and leisure industry.

Serving the whole of Scotland from eight sites, we provide various solutions including; trade waste collection, skip hire, materials recycling, glass crushing, tipper hire, muck shifting, road sweepers, concrete supply and delivery, aggregate materials, gritting and winter maintenance services.

Due to the continuous growth of the business, we are recruiting for a Purchase Ledger Manager to join our finance function based at our Head Office in Dalkeith, Edinburgh. The role sits within a growing and high-volume department and offers a fast paced and busy working environment.  This is a full-time position, with a salary of £25,000 - £30,000 dependent upon experience.

The successful applicant will manage and mitigate financial risk and control Group spend through their responsibility for processing and maintaining purchase ledger activities. Revamping the current processes as well as presenting regularly to both external stakeholders and internal senior management (including GMs, senior finance personnel and Directors) gives the position autonomy and high visibility. They will demonstrate a continuous improvement approach with a desire to establish a legacy of best proactive processes and procedures.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, they are responsible for leading a small team of accounts payable clerks through directing their work flow and managing relationships with key suppliers in a self-disciplined, flexible and results-driven manner. Supervisory experience and enthusiasm will assist with motivating the team.

For more information, or to apply, please e-mail a CV to or call 0333 320 4000 (option 3).

The NWH Group is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status

Job Type: Full-time