Accounts Payable Accountant

Job location:
Athens, Greece
Created moment:
June 3, 2022
Job reference:
REQ - 04220

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Accounts Payable Accountant

Job Summary

Responsibilities and Duties

Book invoices and check versus order and goods / services receipt

• Process travel and expenses reimbursements

• Obtain payment approval, prepare payment runs, post payments to general ledger accounts

• Resolve vendor invoices discrepancies and related inquiries

• Evaluate and review accounts payable balances, including accounts analysis and review of cash disbursements

• Process accounts payable adjustments for errors or omissions

• Monitor purchase orders and prepare accruals for month and year end closing

• Make recommendations for process improvement

• Develop specialist skills with respect to strategic suppliers

• Maintain vendor master data 

Qualifications & Experience


• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
• 1-5 years of relevant experience
• Experience with ERPs (experience with SAP will be a plus)
• Very Good Excel Skills
• Fluent in English
•Conversant in French, German, Italian or any other European language is a plus

Experience of working within a culturally diverse global company.

Skills & Person Specification

  • Accuracy and detail orientation

  • Good communication skills

  • Self-motivation and resilience

  • Hands-on attitude and Problem Solving

  • Customer Service Orientation

  • IT Savviness, i.e. willingness to learn and/or experience with new systems & tools

Position Type

Full time



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