Accounts Payable Assistant- London

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Head Office Appointments

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £24000 per annum + Great Benefits

  • Contact:

    C2 Recruitment

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Accounts Payable Assistant

Leading Premium Retailer

Central London

Salary up to £24,000 per annum plus benefits

Our client is a high-profile international accessories brand known for their creative design and quality craftsmanship across all of their collections.

They are now seeking to appoint an Accounts Payable Assistant. Reporting to the Accounts Payable Manager you will be responsible for preparing, coding and processing purchase orders.

Key Duties

  • Responsible for the accurate inputting and coding of purchase invoices and credit notes.
  • Ensure timely authorisation of invoices by relevant department heads for processing.
  • Maintain an accurate daily log of all invoices out to the business for authorisation.
  • Ensure invoices are paid in accordance with agreed supplier terms.
  • Assist with the collation and review of payment proposals and ensure remittance advices are sent to suppliers.
  • Assist in the processing of company credit card returns, ensuring VAT is correctly accounted for.
  • Reconcile supplier accounts on a regular basis and resolve all anomalies and Discrepancies.
  • Work in conjunction with the Purchase Ledger Manager to assist in the continual development of the purchase ledger to improve the efficiency of the department.

The person

  • Currently be working in a similar role within accounts payable ideally with 2+ years of experience in Purchase Ledger.
  • AAT or equivalent is desirable.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Experience of Navision desirable.
  • You will have excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build strong relationships.
  • Have a passion and interest in working within the retail sector.
  • Be highly motivation, ambitious and driven.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Accounts Payable Assistant to join a leading retailer, so if you are interested please apply today.

This role is being handled by C2 Recruitment the leading specialist Retail, Hospitality and Leisure recruitment consultancy recruiting across the whole of the UK.

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