Temporary Accounts Payable

Job Title: Temporary Accounts Payable
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £120 - £125 per day
Start Date: ASAP
REF: AF141118_1557306438
Contact Name: Alex Feeney
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an temporary accounts payable for an international media organisation.

The Role:

  • Inputting invoices daily.
  • Matching any invoices that need to be matched with a purchase order.
  • Making sure all invoices are authorised by appropriate manager.
  • Process and resolve allocated Accounts payable queries, communicating effectively with internal and external clients.
  • Managing the weekly payment run (Bacs, chaps, cheques, cash).
  • Checking and processing staff expenses claim (cash advances, cash return).
  • Unallocated cash journal transfers and intercompany journals transfers.
  • Month end reconciliations.
  • Monthly supplier statement reconciliation.
  • Processing of Purchase Orders
  • Company Card expenses reports
  • Assist during holidays of other members of staff within the team.
  • To carry out various ad hoc duties as necessary such as creating bespoke reports.

Experience & Knowledge:

  • A good knowledge of PC packages such as Excel, Word, and Outlook and Oracle preferable
  • Minimum 12 months experience in accounts payable
  • Preferably experience with a multi-currency or company environment.


  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Accurate
  • Customer focused
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Able to juggle several tasks and deliver under pressure
  • Flexible
  • Team Player
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Confident in dealing with people at all levels
  • 'Can-do' and proactive attitude
  • Not afraid to push back
  • Previous experience in a media organisation desirable