Accounts Payable Specialist jobs in Tolworth, United Kingdom

  • Permanent
  • KT5 9NU


Accounts Payable Specialist


£33,000* – £41,800* per annum | 30-35 days’ holiday (pro rata) | 10% in-store discount | Pension scheme

Everyone who works at Lidl brings something unique to the table – but we also have a whole lot in common. We’re curious, collaborative and ready to make a tangible impact on where we work.

Just like you.

We are currently seeking an experienced Accounts Payable Specialist to join our Head Office Accounts team. This is an ideal role for a positive, proactive and enthusiastic team player.

You will be joining our Head Office Accounting team, based in Tolworth, responsible for Accounts Payable and Accounts receivable processes surrounding our property portfolio, month end and year end tasks and supporting the business with accounting relevant topics.

This is a key role to support and strengthen the accounting function and an exciting opportunity to further your career.

**Please note as per Lidl internal structures your job title will be Officer**

We have moved to a hybrid working model with a recommended 2 days in the office per week for appropriate Head Office and Regional roles, empowering our teams to choose how and where they work best. We feel it is important that, where possible, we offer our colleagues as much flexibility as possible and trust our teams to determine the right environments that work most effectively for them.

What you’ll do

• Accounts Payable – property portfolio
• Reconciliation of property cost accounts – including prepayments and accruals
• Manage and develop accounts payable processes.
• Liaising with stakeholders internal and external
• Support month end/year end closing.
• Assisting with queries from, and delivery of data to, internal and external parties
• Supporting the key accounting departments where required.
• Adhoc tasks where required

What you’ll need

• Previous accounting experience essential
• ACCA Qualification is desirable but not essential
• Excellent communication skills and confidence in partnering with stakeholders
• Excellent computer skills – including advanced Microsoft Excel (pivot tables, formulas including VLOOKUP’s)
• SAP FI experience is beneficial but not essential
• Self-motivated with exemplary organisational skills, able to multi -task and manage their own work
• Excellent time management skills with the ability to work to deadlines
• Excellent attention to detail is essential
• Knowledge of the German language is beneficial but not essential

What you’ll receive

30-35 days holiday (pro rata)
10% in-store discount
Ongoing training
Enhanced family leave
Pension scheme
Plus, more of the perks you deserve

If you’re ready to get stuck in, want to get more out of your career and make a real difference, find your place at Lidl and apply now.

*includes 10% non-contractual London weighting allowance.

Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date. This is to ensure our teams can manage application levels while maintaining a positive candidate experience. Once a vacancy has closed, we are unable to consider further applications, so please submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

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