Accounts Payable Analyst - Military veterans preferred

National Grid (https:\\
Defense Contracting


  full-time   employee

CV34 6DA
United Kingdom

What you'll get

A competitive salary between £30,000 – £33,500 – dependent on capability

As well as your base salary, you will receive a bonus based on personal and company performance and a competitive contributory pension scheme where we will double match your contribution to a maximum company contribution of 10%. You will also have access to a number of flexible benefits such as a share incentive plan, salary sacrifice car and technology schemes, support via employee assistance lines and matched charity giving to name a few.

About us

Here at National Grid, we connect homes and businesses to power, making sure supply and demand match each other. We make sure the lights are on in schools, operating theatres and sporting arenas; we’re thousands of people working on behalf of millions of people. And whatever your role, wherever you work with us, you’ll help us hit stretching targets and achieve our far-reaching goal: to secure, clean energy that supports our world far into the future. Here, you will be at the heart of energy.

About the role

  • To resolve or assist with resolution of all escalated complex queries
  • Maintain business process expertise
  • Obtain business approvals as per process requirements where necessary
  • Assist with identification of process break points via root cause analysis, perform deep dive analysis and track and monitor through to resolution
  • Identify & support process improvements across end to end Purchase to Pay
  • Verification of payment files and submissions as required by the business
  • Providing approvals to the offshore team for daily tasks e.g. Internal credit adjustments
  • Maintain and support supplier statement reconciliations

About you

  • Experience of Accounts Payable / Purchase to Pay processes
  • Accounts Payable relevant SAP expertise
  • Proficient use of business systems (workflow)
  • Stakeholder management
  • Intermediate Excel skills

Who are we

At National Grid, we don’t just ask our people to deliver to the highest standards. We also support them to be the best they can be. We welcome and encourage applicants with diverse experiences and backgrounds. National Grid’s ambition is to drive, develop and operate our business in a way that results in a more inclusive culture. We are committed to building a workforce which represents the communities we serve and a working environment in which each individual feels respected, fairly treated, valued and able to reach their full potential.

Closing date

27th January 2019