Job description


Accounts Payable Assistant (1090)

  • Location of work:
    Hybrid, Preston
  • Brand:
    dnata Travel
  • Department:
  • Salary:
    22522 pro rata

dnata Travel Group, part of the Emirates Group, includes the brands of Gold Medal, Netflights, Travelbag and Travel Republic. 

We are now recruiting for an Accounts Payable Assistant to join our team facilitating quick and accurate payments to our ground suppliers (hotels, car rental companies, tour providers etc). 

In this role you will be reconciling multi-currency invoices received from suppliers across the world and ensuring payments are made accordingly. You will work closely with suppliers, affiliates and colleagues to ensure the speedy resolution of queries and prompt settlement. 

This is a fixed term contract for 9 months on a hybrid basis, working Monday & Friday remotely and Tuesday-Thursday in the office. 

To be considered for this role, we need you to have the following skills, experience and qualifications:  

  • Minimum 5 GCSE’s/ ‘O’ levels or equivalent including Maths and English - Grade C/4 or above - or equivalent 
  • Previous Finance experience, ideally in an Accounts Payable environment  
  • Experience working with Sage X3 would be an advantage 
  • Able to work as part of a team 
  • Great communication skills & experience of speaking to suppliers 
  • Purchase ledger & bookkeeping knowledge 
  • Numerate and accurate 
  • Methodical and organised and able to work to deadlines 
  • IT literate – intermediate Excel would be an advantage 
  • Experience of working in the travel industry would be an advantage 

For more information, please click on the job description below 

Our bright, modern office in Leyland is just 10 minutes from junctions 28 & 29 of the M6. We have some fantastic benefits, making us a great place to work: 

  • Travel discounts – we have a dedicated Staff Travel Team to source the best deals for our people  
  • 25 days annual leave, increasing to 28 days after 5 full years of service (+ bank holidays) 
  • Additional annual leave purchase scheme  
  • Company pension scheme 
  • Life assurance 
  • Low-cost health care for you and your family 
  • Employee Assistance programme 
  • Ongoing development – we have an in-house People Development Team 
  • Industry/social events – including supplier events, office socials & parties and pop-up shops 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Long service awards 
  • Volunteer days – one day’s paid leave each year to volunteer with a registered charity 
  • dnata4good – supporting the local communities we work, live and thrive in 
  • Refer a friend scheme 
  • Free eye care tests 
  • Free Taste Card membership– offering discounts on dining out, movies, attractions, takeaways and online shopping   
  • Casual dress code 
  • Free tea and coffee, subsidised on-site restaurant with free Wi-Fi and free car parking 

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Lancaster House, Centurion Way, Leyland, Lancashire, UK, PR26 6TX
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