Accounts Payable

Job Title: Accounts Payable
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH74265
Contact Name: Dora Hepworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 03, 2019 19:31

Job Description

An excellent opportunity for an Accounts Payable to join a vibrant and dynamic team in South London has just risen:

Working with a team of accounts payable and assistant accountants the accounts payable will be responsible for the end to end accounts payable process.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Inputting of invoices onto Accounts System
  • Dealing with weekly and monthly payment batches
  • Complete monthly creditor reconciliations from supplier statements
  • Filing in prepayments spreadsheet, making sure copies are kept in the audit file
  • Complying with various SOX procedures such as photocopying invoices over £5k, copies of cheques and completing vendor set up forms
  • Inputting of Barclaycard expenses/statements
  • Raise weekly bacs/cheque runs
  • Input and pay Personal expenses
  • Dealing with supplier queries and reconciling statements
  • General admin duties

Essential skills & qualifications:

  • Previous accounting experience
  • Computer Literacy - Excel, Outlook
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative & self-motivation to meet challenging deadlines
  • Basic numeric skills essential

Person specification:

  • Enthusiasm to learn
  • Reliable
  • Hardworking


  • A year's experience in a busy financial environment
  • Experience using Oracle, or similar accounts system

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.