Accounts Payable Assistant

Legal Finance
South West
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Burges Salmon
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We are currently recruiting for an Accounts Payable Assistant to join the team on a fixed term contract basis. The finance department is incredibly busy and has a number of team members completing project related secondments. As a result we are looking for a flexible, enthusiastic and adaptable Accounts Payable Assistant to join us, initially for 3 months with the possibility of longer term extension.

Responsibilities will be varied with a focus on delivering timely and accurate transactional work. You will be part of a friendly, hardworking team who together maintain the integrity of the firm's financial transactional data and ensure activities are carried out in accordance with internal and external compliance requirements.

On a day to day basis you can expect to be checking, posting and reconciling high volumes of invoices, expenses and sundry payments. As well as reconciling activity on the firm's credit cards.

You will enjoy working with people and will be proactive in your approach to resolving queries. As well as obtaining authorisation for a wide range of transactions, you will also be carrying out finance related checks and providing guidance to non-finance staff regarding invoices and expenses.

Our six core values - Ambition, Collaboration, Commitment, Fairness, Quality and Respect - are at the heart of everything we do and help to shape our unique culture. As well as high quality work and exciting development opportunities, we offer our people a professional, friendly and sociable working environment with a real sense of community.

For further information please contact Holly Fey (Resourcing Specialist) on 0117 307 6360 or email

To submit an application for this vacancy please visit our website at

Closing date: Tuesday 28 November 2017 at midday.

Burges Salmon is an equal opportunities employer.

No agencies please.

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