Accounts Payable Assistant

Posted 31 July by Wilson Blake Easy Apply

£25,000 + Additional Benefits

**Candidates from a retail background will have an advantage**

Wilson Blake are working with a well-known and rapidly growing high street retailer, with over 300 stores worldwide. They're looking for an energetic and ambitious Accounts Payable Assistant to join their friendly and outgoing finance team. This is an excellent opportunity for a junior candidate with some AP experience, looking to develop their finance career in the retail sector.

Responsibilities:

*Process multi-currency purchase invoices including checking all cost centre and General Ledger account coding to ensure accurate financial reporting.
*Prepare and process payment runs in the accounting system, ensuring payment priorities are discussed with senior management.
*Matching and allocating direct debits to suppliers.
*Preparation of aged creditors reports.
*Supplier statement reconciliations.
*Liaising with internal and external team members to resolve invoice queries.
*Supporting the wider finance team with ad hoc project work.

Requirements:

*1-2 years experience working in a high volume accounts payable role.
*Experience with the SUN accounting system would be an advantage, but not a prerequisite.
*Understand double entry bookkeeping.
*Open, proactive and keen to develop within the team.
*Excellent numeracy and IT skills (particularly Excel).
*High attention to detail.

Reference: 35762413

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