Accounts Payable Assistant

Page Personnel Finance
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Located in picturesque offices on the outskirts of Abingdon, this is the perfect opportunity to join a business who have grown quickly over the past 10 years and continue to dominate the market. Known for developing the careers of their staff internally and always promoting internally if possible, this role is suited well for someone with some accounts payable experience looking to grow with a business under excellent leadership and management.

Client Details

With a diverse and growing customer base, our client has a steadily increasing annual turnover and plans to continue separating themselves as the market specialist over their competitors.

On-site parking, staff canteen and a genuinely excellent benefits package captures the bedrock of this businesses ethos of ensuring the staff are happy at work.


Key responsibilities of the role will include but are not be limited to:

Ensure all invoices are matched to orders and goods received documentation or authorised appropriately

Uphold strict disciplines in relation to internal authorisations

Hold or release invoices for payment in accordance with agreed supplier terms and internal controls

Review all vendor statements and reconcile as needed

Maintain appropriate ERP database

Keep appropriate accounts processes and work instructions up to date

Ensure timely resolution or escalation of invoice and payment queries

Maintaining and controlling vendor returns

Arrange and process vendor payments


Although accounts payable experience is desired, my client is open to looking at candidates who are perhaps studying AAT and looking to start a career and get the first step on the ladder. Full AAT study support is offered and an internal network will be created to assist with the studying and exam preparation to ensure your development is as efficient as possible.

Job Offer

Our client is well known for its generous benefits package, including a great holiday allowance, fantastic and productive atmosphere within the office and a starting salary of between £20,000- £24,000 depending on experience and qualifications.