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Accounts Payable Clerk

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Cheyanne Mason
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  • Duration: 9 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 19 September 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000013341_1694535937

Cedar has partnered with a leading insurance provider based in London. They are currently searching for an experienced Accounts Payable Clerk to join the Financial Control team on a 9-month fixed term contract.

Salary: £35,000 (PAYE)

Location: London (1 Office day a week)

Start date: ASAP

This is a 9-month fixed term contract, supporting the Financial Control team. The successful candidate will be processing invoices, weekly foreign payment runs and importing the expense invoices, including Company Credit card expenses.


  • Processing all Supplier invoices, including matching to Purchase Orders on a daily basis.

  • Control of Accounts Assistant email box and slack channel

  • Check, approve and upload personal Expenses, including Company Credit card expenses

  • Chasing and reconciling Supplier Statements

  • Assisting with queries from the Business

  • Process the weekly foreign payments run

  • End of month AP controls.

  • Weekly Compliance Reports to Compliance Team

  • Control of the bank approval schedule

  • Adhoc reporting such as SoX, Staff Gift, Payment Practices reporting

  • Adhoc duties as and when required

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience within the Accounts Payable function

  • Experience with processing high volume multi-currency invoices

  • Experience of reconciliations (suppliers and travel statements)

  • Ability to manage the resolution of all internal and external supplier queries

  • Ability to interact and communicate with budget holders and suppliers in a professional manner

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team whilst maintaining attention to detail and accuracy

  • Intermediate MS-Excel user

Please note that you need to be immediately available or on less than a 1-week notice period.

Please be aware that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.