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Accounts Payable Specialist

Craigavon, NIR, GB

About the Position:

Job Title:                           Accounts Payable Specialist

Job Location:                   Lurgan, Northern Ireland

Hours of Work:                 37.75 hours per week - Monday to Thursday 8.00am - 4.30pm and Friday 8.00am - 2.00pm 

Department:                      Global Business Services (GBS)

Reports to:                        Accounts Payable Team Lead


Position Overview

The Accounts Payable Specialist will perform accounting and clerical tasks related to the efficient maintenance and processing of accounts payable transactions. Opportunities for travel are available. 



  • Perform daily transactional activities as part of a large team.
  • Perform automatic payment processing and distribution
  • Adhere to Sarbanes-Oxly (Sox) and internal controls in line with company standards
  • Work towards company key metrics
  • Assist team members in other GBS locations
  • Focus on continuous improvements and finding efficiencies in current processes
  • Deal with emails/phone calls to target resolving all queries
  • Provide a high level of customer service to internal and external parties


Required Education & Experience

  • Must be educated to a minimum of GCSE level or equivalent including Maths & English.
  • Must have experience of working with Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, etc.).
  • Ideally the successful candidate will have experience of Oracle or a similar accounting software.
  • Previous experience in an Accounts Payable department with proven experience processing high volumes of transactions would be desirable.
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment - shared services experience would also be advantageous.


Skills & Competencies

  • Highest ethics and integrity
  • Strong Interpersonal and Customer communication skills
  • Flexible to new ideas and ways of accomplishing tasks, good at problem solving
  • Functional knowledge of the accounts payable process
  • Data Entry skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Highly organized and ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work on own initiative



Must be a team player able to demonstrate strong customer focus with the energy, drive, and commitment to successfully work through any and all issues and objectives related to this role and that of the overall team.


All applicants must demonstrate through their application form, how they meet the criteria for the position applied for. We reserve the right to enhance our selection criteria at the short-listing stage, if required.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including  an Annual Team Member Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension Contributions, Healthcare and Team member recognition programs.


Closing date of the receipt of completed application forms will be Tuesday 7th December 2021 at 4.30pm


Terex is an equal opportunity employer and appointments are based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of our community.