Accounts Payable Clerk

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Education

Location: London

Type: Temporary

Date posted: 05/06/2019

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 months +

Salary: £100 - £130 per day


A prestigious and fast-paced research institute based in the heart of Central London is looking for an interim Accounts Payable Officer to join their busy and thriving finance team.

This role will be for an initial six months but with a high probability of it being extended or made into a permanent position.

The Key responsibilities of this role are:

  • Processing a high volume of invoices in order to keep the finance department running smoothly whilst also clearing a pre-existing backlog.
  • Maintenance of the finance departmental inbox, dealing with the organisation’s researchers, their assistants and suppliers, guaranteeing a prompt response to queries and assuring queries are followed up.
  • Providing additional support to the wider Finance teams, as required and to participate in ad-hoc projects as and when required.
  • Processing BACS payments and completing supplier statement reconciliations.

Key person specification:

  • A proven track record in a similar role within a busy finance environment.
  • The ability to work efficiently independently and also as part of a team.
  • Previous experience of the Agresso finance system is essential.
  • Substantial experience in accounts payable to ensure a high volume of invoices is processed efficiently.
  • Higher Education sector experience is desirable but not an essential requirement for the role.

You must be available to start by the 1st July.

If you can display the above aptitudes and characteristics we would like to hear from you. Please note applications will be reviewed prior to closing and as such immediate application is recommended.

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