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Accounts Payable Clerk

Posted: 23 Jul 2021 Closes: 22 Aug 2021
Smethwick, England, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time DPD_743999762816109

Area: West Midlands
Department: Finance
Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
Working Pattern: Days (Monday - Friday Only)
Company Description

DPD is one of the fastest growing express parcel delivery companies in the UK, with a turnover of £1.9billion. As a multi award-winning company that has beenvoted the nation's favourite parcel carrier for eight years running, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology, recruit and retain the best people in the industry and be the UK's most sustainable delivery company.

Job Description

Our Finance Manager is currently recruiting for an Accounts Payable join their highly experienced Finance team. You will be based in our Head Offices in Smethwick.

Key responsibilities of this role will include;
  • The accurate and timely provision of purchase ledger duties and accounts functions
  • To input invoice details and orders and match against purchase order documentation
  • Statement reconciliations and weekly supplier payment runs
  • Taking supplier queries by telephone and investigating and resolving or referring where necessary
  • To maintain specified projects and ongoing tasks as led by the Finance Manager


As the successful candidate your CV will clearly demonstrate that you have developed experience ideally gained within a similar environment.

Due to the nature of our business the ability to thrive in a busy and fast paced environment would be preferred.

You will also have:
  • Analytical Skills and experience of large amounts of Data preferable.
  • Be computer literate (Microsoft packages including excel)
  • Have excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Be adaptable to ongoing process changes
  • Have a sound understanding of the purchase to pay process
  • Demonstrate the core values of DPD - Passion, Respect, Honesty, Flexibility, Hard Work and Accountability.

Additional Information

Job Specifics

You must be able to work Monday to Friday


Your package will include a competitive salary. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, Dining Cards, Holiday trading and discounts and savings on 1000's of retailers.

DPD is a Valuable 500 company and a Disability Confident Employer

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