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Purchase Ledger Officer

Wigan & Leigh
£21,449 - £24,332 per annum, Pay Band E.
Job Ref: JIG-097
Closing Date: 12th November 2019

Please note, this position is fixed term for 12 months, subject to probationary period.

Jigsaw Homes Group was is one of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees.  Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.

The department is a highly skilled and effective team. It strives to deliver a financial service which aims to meet the current and future needs of the business. The team is committed to the organisations aims and objectives and as such work in a fast moving and exciting environment. Opportunities to join the department are rare however a vacancy for a talented individual to become part of the team now exists.

We are now looking for a Purchase Ledger Officer with the main responsibility of assisting the finance team in the accurate and timely payment of invoices.

This is a vital role within the Finance team requiring someone highly organised with good numerical skills and excellent attention to detail. The successful candidate will ensure that busy workloads are dealt with efficiently, have a pro-active attitude and will be able to use their initiative to solve any issues arising.    

Experience in a similar role would be advantageous but not essential. This is a fantastic opportunity for those who are looking to start in a Finance/Accountancy career.

In return Jigsaw Homes Group offer 24 working days holiday per annum (rising with extended service and additional leave given for the Christmas closure), occupational sick pay, flexible working, on-site gyms, access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme, Simply Health membership, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and  training/development opportunities.

If you would like an application form and information pack please contact us either via our recruitment line on 01942 267814 or by email to or apply on-line at our website Please note you must apply via our application form, we do not accept CV’s.