Accounts Payable Clerk

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  • Location

    Luton, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £10.00 - £12.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Kelly Young

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Accounts Payable Clerk, Luton; 6 months

We are looking to recruit an Accounts Payable Clerk to work for a large aerospace company in Luton. The candidate will be a member of the Finance Team reporting to and working under the supervision of the Assistant Financial Controller. The job has elements requiring strict periodic outputs in terms of reporting for legal and taxation purposes, processing of information for managing business transactions. There are also ad hoc demands that require fast reaction and ability to re-organise workload on a continuous basis.

The candidate will assist in the following tasks:
Processing purchase invoices;
Scanning purchase invoices;
Progressing purchase invoice queries;
Verification of bank details;
Posting general ledger journals;
Requesting VAT invoices for sundry spend;
General administration duties including: photocopying, word processing, filing, distributing post, etc.
Assist in other department tasks as necessary in support of the team.
Compliance with Environmental, Health & Safety and Energy Legislation and Company Policies.

Previous experience in Purchase Ledger would be preferred along with previous experience working with SAP. The preferred job holder will have good Microsoft Excel skills along with excellent attention to detail and be numerically minded. You will be enthusiastic and self-driven with an ambition for success. You will possess sound communications skills, verbally and written, and be able to communicate with all levels of the business. You will be flexible enough to be willing to accept change of responsibilities as considered appropriate to satisfy the needs of the Finance Department.
No accounting qualification is required, however is AAT preferred.

Morson is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.

Accounts assistant; accounts payable, accounts receivable; purchase ledger; sales ledger; SAP; SAGE; AAT; payroll; VAT returns; reconciliation; credit control