Accounts Payable Clerk

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £12.5 - £16 per hour

  • Contact:

    Aki Yiasoumi

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Accounts Payable Clerk

A well known Commercial Property Developer is looking to hire an experienced Accounts Payable Clerk on a Temp to Perm basis.

Successful candidate must be immediately available.

If you have the relevant experience and wish to fast track your application, please forward your CV to

The Role

We are looking for a professional, enthusiastic and highly motivated, Accounts Payable Officer, to join our Finance Team. This is an excellent opportunity to work as a member of our Accounts Payable team, in a growing and diversifying business.

Candidates should be well organised with an ability to prioritise and manage time effectively. They should be comfortable in a changing, high volume transactional environment. Candidates must be able to work well under pressure, prioritise effectively and have a keen eye for detail.


Responsible for the accounts payable function, which includes tasks such as:

  • Review and process multi-currency purchase invoices
  • Raise intercompany notes and liaise with overseas counterparts to ensure correct treatment
  • Weekly payment runs for open AP items via online banking, adhering to approval processes and authorisation limits
  • Liaising with business and suppliers to resolve queries on a daily basis.
  • Bank and cash - posting bank payments and receipts, liaising with the Management Accountant where necessary
  • Weekly bank reconciliations for a number of currency accounts
  • Expense processing using Concur, ensuring all business expenses are authorised and paid on a timely basis
  • Processing credit card statements and ensuring rechargeable and non-rechargeable expenses are accounted for correctly.
  • Involvement in the month end close process, including balance sheet reconciliations, journal bookings and queries
  • Attending weekly AP calls and or meetings and provide reports when necessary.
  • Working with internal and external audit
  • Ensures adherence to internal controls
  • Any other ad hoc tasks


It is anticipated that the skills and experience of the successful candidate will include:

  • Experienced in the Accounts Payable function;
  • Professional and confident manner;
  • Good communicator with stakeholders at all levels in the organisation;
  • Excellent attention to detail, committed, bright, numerate and enthusiastic;
  • Team player with a good work ethic who thrives in a multi-tasking, deadline driven environment;
  • Strong Excel skills;
  • Experience with SAP (or other large enterprise wide accounting system), Concur would be helpful, but not essential;
  • Fluent in English, a second language would be beneficial.


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