Accounts Payable Clerk MEAR70500

Gloucester, Gloucestershire
03 Sep 2018
01 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Payable Clerk MEAR70500



Here at Mears Group our vision is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve.

We do this by improving homes, improving communities and improving lives and our approach is based on the development of outstanding partnerships with employees, clients, tenants, customers, their families and the wider community.

With staff of all ages and walks of life, a job with Mears has rewarding impact on the lives of others and your own life. With offices across the UK, a job at Mears could be just around the corner.

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for an Accounts Payable Clerk to join us at our office in Gloucester.

Within this role, you will be responsible for reconciling a number of accounts on a monthly basis and proactively dealing with any matters arising.  Actively chasing receipt of statements for reconciliation (where they are not automatically provided), you will also ensure that copy invoices are provided to branch or other finance staff on a timely basis.

You will meet processing deadlines and ensure that accounts are paid in accordance with agreed terms and will be responsible for solving queries on mismatched invoices and orders in conjunction with the procurement team.

In addition, you will be expected to have good working knowledge of all areas of the ledgers and the HMRC construction industry scheme.

In order to be successful in this role, you will have previous Accounts experience along with exceptional data inputting skills and the ability to deal with complex situations.  We are looking for a candidate who has the ability to prioritise large workloads and who is a strong team player.

With a good telephone manner, you will also have strong IT skills, in particular the use of Microsoft Excel (sumifs and vlookups).

Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including...

  • Training and development
  • Long service and additional holiday leave - Colleagues who stay for a period of time at Mears are rewarded for their service.
  • Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support

Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities


This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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