Accounts Payable

  • Location:

    West Yorkshire, England

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £22000.00 - £23000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Eleanor Shanks

  • Contact email:

    Eleanor.Shanks@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/544306

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-21

  • Start date:

    21/11/2019 15:05:44

Accounts Payable, IMMEDIATE START

Search Consultancy is currently looking for a Accounts Payable to join a successful professional business in Leeds City Centre.

Salary: up to 23K
Position: 3 Month FTC
Hours: 9 - 5

Purpose of the Role

The Accounts Payable role is a key role in terms of providing accurate, timely processing of supplier invoices and expenses.

Duties and Responsibilities:
* Ensuring business SLA's are met
* Ensuring all invoices and expense claims are processed in line with companies policies and procurement mandates
* Dealing with multi-currency payments via Internet banking platforms
* Raising UK payment batches via BACS software
* Checking and processing staff expenses
* Maintaining effective supplier relationships
* Ongoing reconciliation of supplier accounts
* Average annual processing volumes are 40,000 invoices for the UK, 2,000 for International offices (but is set to increase significantly) and 10,000 expense claims

Personal Specification:
* Experienced Accounts Payable clerk working in a professional services environment
* Excellent attention to detail & numeracy essential
* Good knowledge of UK VAT rules, and overseas equivalent
* Good communication and customer service skills (with the ability to be assertive when necessary)
* Ability to work on own initiative as well as being a good team player
* Excellent data input/IT skills including Excel
* Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a challenging fast-paced environment

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.