Accounts Payable Accountant

18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Accounts Payable

Location: Mayfair

Company Profile:

Fabergé was founded in 1842 by Gustav Fabergé and is famous, amongst other things, for the 50 jewelled eggs that were commissioned by the Imperial Russian family between 1885 and 1916. Fabergé was officially "re-launched" on 9 September 2009 and has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gemfields plc, the world’s leading producer of ethically sourced rare coloured gemstones. At the intersection of exploration, mining and marketing, Gemfields plc is positioned at the highest level of the luxury goods sector via its outright ownership of the esteemed jewellery house Fabergé. Around the world our Fabergé stores express our legacy, heritage and tradition of excellence through our esteemed jewellery and objet collections.

Position Overview:

We are currently seeking an exceptional, energetic and organised Accounts Payable Accountant to provide support to both the Fabergé and Gemfields Finance team.

Key Duties

  • AP Ledger Responsibility - Ensuring postings are accurate and done in a timely manner
  • Creditor Management - Point of contact with external suppliers & internal budget holders for AP matters
  • Database Management - Ensuring NAV accounts system is updated with complete information for all Faberge suppliers and customers
  • Assist with VAT return preparations
  • Processing employee expenses
  • Invoice scanning and obtaining relevant sign-off within timely manner
  • Setting up payments on Faberge banking platforms
  • General ad-hoc duties (as required)

Skills and experience

  • A Level or recent graduate (minimum)
  • Part or fully qualified (AAT or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience working in a finance department
  • Good knowledge of Accounting software (ideally Navision) MS office including excel
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels
  • Organised - Ability to multi-task and prioritise workload
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proactive nature with a desire to learn and develop
  • Strong attention to detail