Accounts Payable Finance Assistant(2+ years' AP exp) - Tech SME

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Louis Nwosu-Hope

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Team: Finance

Position: Accounts Payable Clerk / Finance Assistant

Start date: ASAP

Salary: £25k

This is a newly created position as a result of the strong growth of the company.

Your specific responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with the internal approval process for supplier invoices
  • Entering purchase invoices in an accurate and timely manner in accordance with international VAT / global sales tax rules (in particular European VAT including reverse charges)
  • Help to manage the supplier payment processes to ensure that all suppliers are paid on time
  • Point of contact for queries in relation to accounts payable within the company
  • Undertaking bank reconciliations across the Group
  • Review of credit card to ensure that they are in line with company policy
  • Provide ad-hoc general accounting assistance to the Senior Accounts Payable Clerk, Finance Manager and wider financial control team.

The role would suit someone that has a background in AP processes and is looking to further develop their knowledge and understanding in a new role.


  • Minimum 2+ years of experience in an Accounts Payable role
  • Experience in multi-currency transactions across international entities preferable
  • Very strong verbal and written business English
  • Detail orientated and accurate
  • Experience of robust control environment
  • A resilient questioning approach; ability to spot, investigate and explain irregularities.
  • Experience of international VAT / global sales tax rules (in particular European VAT including reverse charges) an advantage
  • Good planning, prioritisation, problem solving and organisational skills
  • Is looking to grow professionally as part of a small and fast moving team
  • Strong interpersonal skills - willing to interact with all types of personalities
  • Experience of fast growing tech start-ups strongly preferred


  • Unlimited holiday
  • Lunch every Friday
  • Flexible working
  • Company wide trips
  • Choice of hardware
  • Flexible travel policy
  • Pension


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