Accounts Payable Clerk

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Parker Technical Services is part of the Edwin James Group, a leading asset engineering group delivering integrated technical and process engineering and automation services for the built environment.

Our team of over 1000 people work with a Blue Chip client base across diverse sectors including Manufacturing, Government & Education, Utilities, Commercial and Defence & Nuclear.

Our goal is to be known as a straightforward, no-nonsense operation that is easy to understand, and easy to work with.

We provide a strong health and safety culture and ample personal development opportunities. Our ethos is Safety, Service, People this is known as the EJ way and is practised throughout the group

Currently, we have a new opportunity for an Accounts Payable Clerk / Purchase Ledger Clerk based at our Uddingston Site

Key Responsibilities
  • Ensure invoices are processed, registered and managed proactively, resolving queries wherever possible
  • Matching delivery notes to invoices or obtaining internal sign off where appropriate and resolving queries wherever possible
  • To assist in driving best practice for Accounts Payable within the business
  • Liaising with suppliers over invoice and payment issues
  • Process subcontractor invoices, matching to order and approval with operational management
  • Ensure correct principals of CIS are adhered to where relevant and liaise with procurement teams if queries exist
  • Provide regular updates on likely cashflow payments given individual payment terms and use of alternative payment methods
  • Ensure supplier statement reconciliations are performed on a regular basis on a sample of key suppliers each month
  • To process journals for recharges of Group invoices such as, but not limited to, fuel cards, private medical insurance, insurance etc
  • To provide information, support and analysis to the Management Accounts team for strategic and operational decisions
  • To develop close working relationships with internal customers to fully understand the business as well as establish a credible & effective network of contacts.
  • Adhere to Group policies and processes within the department
Skills & Experience

We value everyone’s skills and experiences but for this role are looking for people who have:

  • Demonstrable knowledge that provides value added service to the business.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work to strict deadlines
  • the ability to work flexibly under pressure
  • Some knowledge of the subcontractor and CIS processes prevalent in the construction sector (an advantage)
  • A competitive salary and benefits package appropriate to this position
  • Career development within a successful and growing business

If this is your dream role, then we’d love to hear from you

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Come and work with us

Wherever you are in your career, we’d love to hear from you. We value lifetime learning and work hard to make sure our people achieve their potential. If you want to take your career in a new direction, take a look at our current roles below.


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