Senior Accounts Payable Clerk

Senior Accounts Payable Clerk

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Annual salary: up to £28,875.00

Senior Accounts Payable Clerk

Gloucester based

Permanent Position offering a salary of £28,875 plus great company benefits

We are looking for an exceptional Senior Accounts Payable Clerk to join our team, you will be reporting to our Accounts Payable Manager, you will assist with the day to day supervision of the accounts payable team to ensure the smooth running of the department.

Mears Group PLC is a leading provider of housing and care services in the UK. With a strong emphasis on social responsibility and community well-being, Mears specialises in delivering housing solutions, maintenance services, and care support to a diverse client base. The group’s expertise encompasses responsive repairs, planned maintenance, and housing management, contributing to the overall improvement of living conditions for individuals and communities. Mears Group is committed to fostering a positive impact on society, making it an attractive prospect for individuals seeking a career in a socially responsible and dynamic organisation.

A career with Mears Group means putting people and customers at the heart of what you do, every day. Our culture is built on what we call our ‘Red Thread’ – the common values we share that make us what we are.

The Role

  • Line Management
  • Reviewing invoices for payment
  • Processing invoices both manually & through an excel importing process.
  • Reconciling supplier and rent accounts on all companies and proactively dealing with any matters arising.
  • Promote a good working relationship between our suppliers, our branch staff and the rest of the finance department.
  • Resolve any outstanding or complex issues across the team and assist other members where necessary to ensure the smooth running of the department.
  • Assist in payment runs
  • Deal with and resolve invoice queries and discrepancies

Role Criteria

  • Experience in Accounts payable.
  • Accomplished team player, who has a strong work ethic and want to deliver results.
  • You must be able to use your own initiative and feel comfortable working in a fast paced, high volume environment.
  • You must be organised with the ability to prioritise and multi task.
  • You will be meticulous and accurate with impeccable attention to detail.
  • Building relationships with people internally and externally with come naturally to you.


  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Family friendly policy to include enhanced maternity/paternity leave and much more.
  • Refer a friend scheme (total award £1,000)
  • Employee share schemes
  • Generous Sick Pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme (Access to free counselling service)
  • Wellbeing service (Access to trained mental health & wellbeing advisors)
  • Mears Annual Family Fun Day for you and your family to places like Drayton Manor Theme park, fully paid for including lunch
  • Mears Rewards – discount voucher scheme for a host of household name retailers, including supermarkets, offering savings on purchases

If you feel you have skills needed, please apply below via the link. If you have any further questions, please contact Vickie on [email protected], or call on 07843 817346 quoting the job reference number.

Mears Group is a Disability confident employer and recognises our people as our greatest asset, we hire individuality, recognising and valuing everyone is individual and ensuring equal access to opportunities for all regardless of social economic background or individual make up.

Candidates should be aware that all our roles are subject to relevant DBS/Security checks either before or upon commencement of employment.

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