Average Accounts Payable Specialist Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for an Accounts Payable Specialist in United Kingdom is £24,510.
MEDIAN £24,510
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£19k - £32k
£900 - £3k
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£19k - £33k

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Job Description for Accounts Payable Specialist

Accounts Payable Specialist Tasks
  • Analyze, prioritize, code and pay bills and invoices, managing vendor or supplier expectations.
  • Make timely payments for internal vouchers and expenses.
  • Reconcile financial statements and forecasts, maintaining files for accounts.
  • Answer inquiries from vendors, suppliers, and employees, and research discrepancies.
  • Write and send checks, recording transactions on internal systems.

Career Paths

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Accounts Payable Specialist
Financial Controller
Accounts Payable Manager
Accounts Payable Analyst
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Accounts Payable Specialist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Vendor Relations, Paying Invoices, Microsoft Excel and Accounts Payable.

Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Payable Specialist

An early career Accounts Payable Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £24,115 based on 37 salaries. A mid-career Accounts Payable Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £25,138 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Accounts Payable Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £25,897 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £29,997.

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