General information

Job Title
Accounts Payable Clerk
Ref #
Monday, January 10, 2022
United Kingdom
Business area
Position level
Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
9am - 6pm Monday to Friday

Description & Requirements


No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

To ensure McLaren Automotive continues to be at the forefront of the Automotive market, we are looking for an Accounts Payable Clerk to join our Finance team.

Reporting into the Accounts Payable Team Leader, the successful candidate will join a team of 8 to deliver an exceptional accounts payable function.

This role will suit a candidate who enjoys a challenge, is adaptive, can achieve performance targets, and is willing to take full ownership of their role.

In return, we offer a supportive and positive working environment, hybrid working, flexible start times, as well as support towards professional qualifications (post-probation).

Principal Accountabilities
  • Processing UK & overseas purchase ledger invoices and matching to purchase orders and goods received
  • Identifying and resolving queries from suppliers and staff
  • Reconciling supplier accounts
  • Dealing with suppliers by email and phone, addressing their queries and resolving any issues
  • Other ad-hoc tasks as required
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Previous experience as an accounts payable clerk is advantageous
  • Persistent when resolving issues
  • Good at questioning and spotting irregularities
  • Good IT skills including Excel (competency with v-lookups and pivot tables is desirable)
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
Personal Attributes
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Well-organised with a high level of self-motivation
  • Works hard and exceeds expectations
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, challenging environment
  • Can be trusted to work to a high standard without supervision
  • Team player
  • Good communication skills (verbal & written)