Purchase Ledger Administrator

Job Overview

We have an excellent opportunity for a Purchase Ledger Administrator to join our finance team in Peterborough.

You will work on all aspects of purchase ledger, playing a vital role in the monthly management accounts and year-end statutory accounts. You will be working in a supportive, friendly, busy environment, where you will be exposed to a range of different tasks and responsibilities.

You will need to have experience working in a finance department and have completed purchase ledger tasks so you can hit the ground running. You will be a good communicator and able to articulate your points and findings to all levels of colleagues.


Normal working hours of 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 4.30pm Friday

Yes extensive free parking is available at all our locations.

Sponsorship and financial support to achieve Degree Level and Professional qualifications is available upon application.

We have an on-site nursery at our Peterborough Campus, and also offer childcare vouchers to support nursery fees here and at other locations.

Our generous holiday entitlement starting from 41 days of paid leave for full-time employees also hugely supports our working parents, and for some roles, term-time only contracts are available.

You will also find above-average occupational maternity and adoption benefits with up to 12 months off work, and access to paternity and shared parental leave scheme.

The Senior Leadership Team truly care for the wellbeing of staff and students and are actively involved in not only ensuring professional training is available, but that support for personal and professional problems is also accessible. Our free ‘Employee Assistance Programme’ offers access to a wide range of wellbeing resources and programmes including a counselling helpline if required.

Aside from delivering above-average generous holiday and pension benefits, we offer awards and vouchers, and encourage contribution to recognition schemes to ensure staff feel valued and appreciated.

Both locations offer impressive on-site gym and fitness suites, free-parking, well-stocked libraries, and a number of eateries including a Costa at Peterborough and a Starbucks at Stamford.

Peterborough College also has an on-site nursery rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.


Peterborough College
Point 16 – £21,878 per annum
30 days plus bank holidays