Accounts Payable Assistant

  • Location
    Renfrew, Renfrewshire
  • Salary
    £12.36/Hourly
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Admin and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-042022-248661
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accounts Administrator

Accounts Payable Assistant wanted on full time temporary basis before being offered a permanent contract, pending successful completion of first 3 months.


As an Accounts Payable Assistant working with our highly regarded client based in Braehead, Renfrew you will be joining a relaxed and inviting team within the Finance Department.


Working 35 hours per week and benefiting from 34 days paid holiday in 2022, you are also eligible for a KPI related bonus of up to 8% of salary.


In addition, our client has recently been involved in a very successful buy-out by a well known brand, creating sizeable investment into the existing business. With this in mind - you will be joining a great team at a time when opportunity is abundant!


In order to be considered for this role you need to know what is involved.


Duties include but are not limited to:



  • Supplier invoice processing

  • Resolution of disputes received from system

  • Supplier statement reconciliations

  • Actively follow up resolution on supplier disputes

  • Supplier payments - ensuring segregation from invoice processing

  • Supplier invoice reporting - invoices not yet processed

  • Correspond with suppliers and respond to all enquiries professionally & promptly

  • Weekly forecasting of supplier payments

  • Analysis of AP ledger - ensuring these are up to date

  • Improvement of DPO where possible

  • Provide reconciliation documents for financial audits

  • Suggest changes or improvements to increase accuracy and efficiency


Our client truly looks after their staff. So, as well as good pay and benefits - every 'last-Friday-of-the-month' sees a free-lunch and every 'first-Friday-of-the-month' sees a free breakfast! Its the small things that count right!


If you are interested in this role - please apply now.


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