The average salary for an Accounts Payable Specialist in United Kingdom is £24,510.
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Job Description for Accounts Payable Specialist
An accounts payable specialist works with all facets of the accounting system, principally the validation, processing, and filing of invoices. The specialist must make sure that all invoices are accurate and have been properly documented and approved by the authorizing employee prior to making a payment. Once the proper verifications and authorizations are received, the specialist is responsible for submitting payments in a timely fashion. This position also requires preparing and mailing checks…Read more
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.
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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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