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Senior Accounts Payable Clerk

Posted 1 February by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

12 month fixed term contract for one of East Lancashire's leading organisation. Immediate start required

Your new company
Your new company is a one of Europe's fastest growing businesses within it's field and is one of East Lancashire's largest employer's. This organisation has benefited from large natural growth and is looking at recruiting a Senior Accounts Payable Clerk due to maternity cover.

Your new role
As a Senior Accounts Payable Clerk you will be responsobile for 3 Accounts Payable staff. Your role will be a challenging role within the business as their levels of daily invoices are high. You will be responsible for your own division and be expected to process all purchase invoices for your division daily, ensuring a high level of accuracy. You will be matching, batching and coding all the invoices and administer the statements in a timely manner. Alongside this, you will also have the responsibility of the payment runs and bank reconciliation. It is important for you to have strong customer service skills as you will be required to deal with query resolution. This is a full time role that is between the hours of 9:00am - 5:30pm Monday - Friday.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful, you should have a good understanding of an accounts payable function and have previously worked in a similar position along with having experience of managing / supervising staff. It is preferred for you to be confident on excel as this is used daily alongside SAP and Sage 50. As the team is dynamic, you should have a self-starter attitude and be able to motivate yourself as well as your team. It would be preferred for you to be available at short notice.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will receive weekly payment direct into your bank account every Friday, along with weekly aftercare with your dedicated Hays consultant to ensure everything is going well. you will also have access to free on-site parking along with an on-site canteen. This role is a 12 month fixed term contract and does have the potential to be made permanent at the end, however this is something that cannot be guaranteed.

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Required skills

  • purchase ledger
  • accounts payable
  • senior accounts payable
  • Senior purchase ledger

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