Accounts Payable | Fast Growth E-commerce Start-up | London


Accounts Payable | Fast Growth E-commerce Start-up | London

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    £25000 — £28000
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    Accounts Payable | Fast Growth E-commerce Start-up | South West London

    Remote Interviews & On-Boarding will take place

    The Company

    Harmonic are currently representing one of the UK's fastest growing start-ups in the e-commerce space. With an emphasis on sustainability and eco-friendly practices they have raised substantial Venture Capital investment from one of the most respected funds in the UK and have seen revenue grow at almost 100% with Turnover reaching £15m. Given a surge in demand for online delivery services with the current climate the business has seen unprecedented growth rates.

    Culturally the business is focussed on delivering impressive growth over the coming years across the UK but with a genuinely compassionate and sustainable approach to doing business. They are a team of smart, sociable and fun people who are motivated by not only growth but also the appeal of being part of an ethically minded team which has a positive impact on the planet and the way people live their lives.

    The Role

    Given the rapid expansion they are expanding the Finance team with the hire an Accounts Payable Assistant who will work closely with the Financial Controller and Finance Director. Given the scale-up nature of the business this is an opportunity to support with the improvement and implementation of new processes and systems and build relationships with multiple internal stakeholder and suppliers:

    * Responsibility for the Accounts Payable (AP Function)
    * Manage supplier payment runs and the processing of invoices using Xero
    * Support the Financial Controller with cash flow forecasting
    * Manage credit control and aged debt
    * Build relationships with and communicate with a range of suppliers (often also SME's and scale-ups)
    * Support the Financial Controller with the implementation of new processes and systems as the business grows
    * Support with month-end (balance sheet reconciliations etc)
    * Manage expense reporting

    Required Experience:

    * Demonstratable Accounts Payable (AP) experience
    * Excellent communicator
    * Desire to work in a start-up or SME which is growing quickly
    * Passionate about sustainability
    * Proactive and keen to suggest ways to improve current processes

    Bonus Experience:

    * Knowledge of Xero
    * Experience in a fast-paced environment with a high number of invoices (fashion and retail, e-commerce, hospitality etc)

    Offered Package:

    £25,000- £28,000 + benefits package

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