Accounts Payable Clerk

London (Central)
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • £20,000- £22,000 plus study support
  • Central London
  • International Fashion Retail business

An Accounts Payable Clerk is required to work for an International Fashion Retail business based in Central London. This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a small finance team for a fast-growth and well-known brand, where you will have direct impact on the business bottom line.

Reporting to the Management Accountant, you will be responsible for taking ownership for part of the accounts payable ledger with the view to take on more as your progress with the business. The role will include dealing with high volumes of invoices and assisting with month end tasks. Duties will include:

  • Taking ownership for processing up to 200 purchase ledger invoices per week
  • Handling employee expenses
  • Preparing payment runs
  • Matching PO’s to invoices
  • Point of contact for any internal or external AP queries
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Maintaining Aged creditors
  • Handling bank postings and reconciliations
  • Heavily involved in process improvements
  • Assist Management Accountant at month end

The successful candidate will have 6-12 months experience working within the accounts payable function or will have experience of processing invoices. Ideally you will be studying towards your AAT and keen to progress in line with the company’s growth. You will be working in a fast-paced environment and the role will suit a proactive and confident individual as you will need to have the ability to build relationships with key suppliers and non-finance stakeholders. The ideal candidate will be immediately available or on a week's notice period.

You will be working in a sociable and entrepreneurial environment where hard work is rewarded through a generous benefits package including heavily discounted brand products and study support should you prove yourself within the business. This is a great opportunity to progress and develop your career within a business that invests in their people and has an unrivalled culture.