Accounts Payable Assistant Job at Selfridges | The Dots
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1 month ago
  • Level Junior
  • Professions Assistant Accountant
  • Type Full Time
  • Location Leicester, United Kingdom

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Closing Date:18 October, 2020

Job Introduction

Are you looking for a new challenge that gives you the chance to use your experience within Accounts Payable? Looking for a company that wants to help further your career as well as provide you with an exciting, inspiring and fun place to work?
If the answer to all of these questions is ‘yes’ then you’re just the kind of person we’re looking for!

Role Responsibility

Joining as part of our support team in Leicester, you will work as part of the Leicester AP team and alongside the Dublin finance team to assist in clearing down the down Ledger balances for our Irish sister company, Arnotts. This role is initially a 3 month fixed term contract.
The role responsibilities will include -
  • Reconciling supplier accounts;
  • Matching invoices to the relevant receipts and resolving any issues that may arise;
  • Providing relevant details and back up documentation to supplier to resolve outstanding issues;
  • Working with the buying and warehouse team to resolve any cost or quantity differences as they arise;
  • Reaching weekly targets for number of supplier reconciliations completed and volume of invoices matched.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Experienced  working in an Accounts Payable role;
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload;
  • Work to strict targets and deadlines;
  • Good communication skills essential;
  • Strong numeracy skills and a GCSE (or equivalent) in Maths and English;
  • Basic computer skills are essential.
This role is a brilliant opportunity to join a close-knit team who are incredibly passionate. If you’re looking to come into a new role and make a real impact, then this will be perfect for you.

About the Company

Our creative spirit
We are more than a shop. We are a social space where culture and commerce collide to release an energy that we call the Selfridges spirit. We are here to make our world brighter, and everyone is welcome.
Our awards cabinet
We’re not ones to brag, but since you asked...Selfridges has won the award for The World’s Best Department Store an unprecedented four times at the IGDS awards, with an additional award for the Best Sustainability Campaign.
Our future
Since 1909 we have been at the forefront of retail and today our stores in London, Manchester and Birmingham – alongside and the Selfridges App – continue to redefine the way we shop and socialise. As a Selfridges team member, you will learn what it takes to consistently drive innovation, success and amazing customer experiences.
There are lots of reasons to be excited about joining Team Selfridges – from our fantastic team member communities to volunteer days and behind-the-scenes Selfridges experiences throughout the year.
Other benefits and rewards include:
• Generous bonus and/or commission scheme
• Discounted gym memberships
• Pension contributions
• Annual travel pass and cycle to work schemes
• A volunteer day for all team members
• Access to a wide range of training programmes to help your career development

Skills Required

  • Finance
  • Accounting