Accounts Payable Clerk

Job Title: Accounts Payable Clerk
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-29 00:00:00
Reference: 096110698
Contact Name: Kayode Balogun
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2019 16:26

Job Description

A critical Accounts Payable Clerk position has arisen to join an impressive business based in Portsmouth. The successful Accounts Payable Clerk will be working closely with the Accounts Payable Manager, supporting with a variety of duties to help clear a backlog of invoices for a 3 – 6 month temporary period. This opportunity offers free parking, flexible working hours and an opportunity to make a difference within an interesting company.

Reporting into the Accounts Payable Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

• Processing high value payments for 2/3 different companies
• Process accounts and incoming payments
• Prepare bills, invoices and bank deposits
• Reconcile the accounts ledger to ensure that all payments are accounted for
• Perform day to day financial transactions
• Ad hoc duties as required

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Qualified by experience or studying: ACCA, CIMA, ACA, AAT
• Previous experience in a similar role as an Accounts Payable Clerk, Purchase Ledger Clerk, Finance Assistant, Accounts Assistant
• Working knowledge of SAP, Oracle, Navision, or Sage
• Available to start immediately

In return you will receive the following benefits:

• Flexible working environment
• Onsite parking
• Competitive salary

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