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    Accounts Payable Specialist

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Sales / Purchase Ledger
  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire
  • Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
  • Date posted: 04/03/2019
  • Job reference: 38512_1551698900

My clients thrive in a company culture that is driven to deliver more for customers. Their employees are committed, proactive and motivated. This dynamic environment contributes to a thriving growth-focused culture throughout the company, providing many career opportunities that span sales, commercial and corporate activities

Objectives of the Role:

Working as part of the Accounts Payable team you will be responsible for full account ownership and to ensure that monthly targets and strict deadlines are met.

Key Responsibilities:

Ensure suppliers are paid in accordance with our credit terms and that all necessary adjustments such as debit notes, part payments and early settlement discount are adhered to

Maintain good relationships (internal and external) at all levels

Processing large volumes of transactions - including invoices, credit notes and debit notes

Responsible for all query resolution for accounts owned

Responsible for debit note resolution

Responsible for recuperating negative balances

Responsible for supplier statement reconciliations

Preparation of payments which will include multi-currency - BACS/Chaps/International Payments

General housekeeping within the AP function

Ad-hoc job-related tasks as and when requested

Skills and Experience:

A minimum of 2 years AP experience

High attention to detail

Competent user of Microsoft Office Products

A professional attitude

Excellent communications skills, verbal and written

Enthusiastic with a positive attitude

Demonstrate a strong awareness of and commitment to Ethics and Compliance and the Group Business Conduct Guidelines.

Team Player

Key Performance Indicators:

Debit note ageing

Short delivery ageing

Price query ageing


Supplier statement reconciliations

To apply for this role please forward your CV to Tracy Bolan at Clayton Recruitment using the links below.

At Clayton Recruitment we passionately believe your talent matters, so we specialise in recruiting the best talent and connecting this to your opportunities. Based in the North West, our pedigree and service levels give those looking to make a move a refreshingly different recruitment experience. You will work with experienced professionals, dedicated to your success. Take a look at our web site for our latest blogs and news and to keep up to date with current vacancies.

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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