Accounts Payable - North Leeds

Location: a, West Yorkshire
Salary: £23,000 - £24,000 pa
Reference: SAC \ 14584
Type: Permanent
Sector: Accountancy Support, Accountancy & Finance
Deadline: 15/08/2021

The company

This company is an instantly recognisable and leading brand in Yorkshire who operate in a modern and forward thinking environment. They have multiple sites, but the Head Office is based in North Leeds which is where their central functions including finance are based.

Following recent expansion of their finance team, the business are now looking to hire an experienced Accounts Payable Assistant. The role will work as part of a small finance team in a standalone position, and have full end to end responsibility for the purchase ledger processing on Sage.

The job

Reporting to the FC and working closely with the management accountant, the key duties of this role will include:

  • New supplier forms completed and set up correctly in Sage Accounts
  • Regular maintenance on Supplier list to ensure bank details remain correct
  • Process all invoices received by the business
  • Ensure all invoices are authorised by relevant personnel prior to payment
  • Check and reconcile supplier statements
  • Chase any outstanding credit notes
  • Ensure all suppliers are paid on time
  • Deal with supplier queries in a timely manner
  • Raise any adhoc invoices for customers or supplier rebates
  • Other adhoc duties which are required as part of the role and supporting the team

The person

 The successful candidate will:

  • Have a minimum of 2 years experience of purchase ledger processing - Essential
  • Have previous experience of Sage 50 - Desirable
  • Have a good knowledge of MS Excel - Essential
  • Have excellent communication, analytical and presentation skills - Essential

The benefits

  • On site parking
  • Company pension scheme
  • Buy and sell holiday days scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme


Sara Clark
Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Accounts Payable - North Leeds, Reference: SAC \ 14584". Thank you for your interest.