Accounts Payable / Purchase Ledger Supervisor

Howett Thorpe Recruitment Consultants Ltd
From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
You will be responsible for managing and motivating a team of Purchase Ledger Clerks within a family owned business.

About The Role
You will ensure that invoices are processed accurately along with process payment runs are completed in a timely manner on a weekly/monthly basis; you will report directly to an ACCA Qualified Finance Manager and be responsible for a growing team of Purchase Ledger Clerks.

About Our Client
Our client is a well-respected, Family owned business within the retailing industry. With multiple sites and being a continuously evolving business, this is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference within a fast paced, dynamic company who reward committed staff.

About You
You will have experience with:
  • Managing/supervising an accounts team (ideally 2+ reports) and have strong experience using accountancy systems.
  • Strong MS Excel experience
  • Experience with Accruals, Prepayments and Journals.
  • Experience with Month End along with producing various Ad-Hoc Reports
  • Have an accountancy based Qualification such as AAT
  • Having strong attention to detail and can adapt to changes in work load at busy time.
  • Be flexible with working hours during busier times to ensure the department runs smoothly.

Things You Should Know
This is an 18-month contract. You will receive a competitive salary along with an array of benefits.

Commutable from: Aldershot, Alton, Andover, Ascot, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bracknell, Camberley, Cobham, Farnborough, Farnham, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Lightwater, London, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Reading, Redhill, Southampton, Windlesham, Windsor, Liss, Tongham, Selbourne, Woking, Wokingham and Yateley.

Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.
Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.
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