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Accounts Payable Assistant

Macildowie Recruitment and Retention
Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Jun 24, 2024

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Job Role
Accounts Payable
Contract Type
Full Time
Exciting Opportunity: Purchase Ledger Assistant Needed!


Up to £24,000Contract: Permanent, Mostly Office Based

Join us at Macildowie as we partner with a leading retail business on the lookout for a skilled Purchase Ledger Assistant to join their finance team.

About the Role:In this role, you'll be responsible for:
  • Processing purchase invoices accurately and promptly.
  • Handling approval procedures diligently.
  • Managing and resolving queries efficiently.
  • Organising weekly BACS payments.
  • Tracking foreign supplier payments and deposits.
  • Assisting the sales team with credit card payments.
  • Conducting daily bank reconciliations.
  • Allocating receipts and payments accurately.
  • Using various payment platforms like Paypal.

Your Experience Needed:To excel, you'll need:
  • Previous experience as an Accounts Assistant.
  • Excel experience up to Macro Level
  • Strong communication skills and a friendly telephone manner.
  • Proactive attitude and ability to work independently.
  • Good organisation and time management skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and accounting software.

Ready to Join Us?If you're looking for an exciting opportunity in finance within the retail sector, apply now! This is your chance to contribute to a dynamic team and make a real impact.

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Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the region's premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at

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