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Accounts Payable Clerk

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + on-site parking, early finish on a Friday
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 02 April 2023
  • Job Ref: LEK38915_1677856130
Sharp Consultancy are working in partnership with a well-established wholesaler business based in Barnsley, who have experienced significant growth in the past 5 years, and currently turnover circa £35m. They are looking for an Accounts Payable Clerk to join their finance team on a full-time, permanent basis. This role is based in an accessible location, being just off of the M1.

This is a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to join a small and welcoming team that will look to support and develop your skills further.

Key responsibilities of this role include, but not exclusive to:
* Validating supplier invoices by matching them to approved purchase orders
* Processing invoices onto the system for subsequent payment
* Identifying any potential invoice discrepancies
* Supplier query resolution
* Assisting in the preparation of supplier payments
* Supplier statement reconciliations
* Reviewing systems and processes, suggesting any improvements
* General finance administration duties

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
* Experience of working in Accounts Payable/Purchase Ledger
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment
* Excellent communication skills
* Strong IT skills (Excel and relevant accountancy software)
* Experience of working in multiple currencies (Desirable)

If you are interested in this role, or would like to know more, please apply at your earliest convenience in order to avoid disappointment, alternatively call Leah on 0114 261 1700 or email

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.