Accounts Payable Accountant - Fixed Term Contract

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Newton Aycliffe
Salary
£10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accounts Payable Accountant job interim fixed term contract job, Newton Aycliffe

Your new company
My client is a well respected global manufacturing business looking to add an experienced Accounts Payable Accountant to their current Finance team.

Your new role

Main responsibilities:

  • Review and resolve aging balances within the GRN Account
  • Monitor, maintain and clear GRNI account balances
  • Monthly reconciliation of Accounts Payable ledgers to general ledger control accounts and review data for reasonableness and completeness.
  • Prepare regular detailed analysis and reconciliations for the Goods Received Not Invoiced (GRN) Account.
  • Support the daily activity of Accounts Payable to ensure accurate and timely accounts payable processing including on going reconciliation of supplier accounts relating to vendor financing scheme
  • Assisting in the improvement of internal controls related to inventory
  • Analyse reasons for invoice queries and aging balances and work to streamline the internal P2P process with interacting other departments.
  • Verify accuracy of postings to supplier accounts GL accounts and cost centres
  • Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices
  • Ad-hoc duties to support the finance department as required.


Key Skills & Experience
Essential Requirements

  • Previous experience of AP with SAP system
  • Experience with a manufacturing and/or project based company
  • Detail oriented, professional attitude and reliable
  • Possess strong organisational and time management skills
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable accounts payable/general ledger systems and procedures
  • A thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Commitment to working as part of a team





What you'll get in return

Competitive benefits are on offer as well as supportive policies and procedures that recognise the needs and efforts of our employees:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexible benefits scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Car salary sacrifice scheme
  • Enhanced family friendly policies
  • 25 days annual holiday
  • A great place to work!


What you need to do now
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