Accounts Payable Manager

Location: Kent
Specialism: Finance
Ref: RB15254
Salary: £42,000 - £45,000 per year
Date Posted: 23/04/2021
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Interested in leading a key department within a CV enhancing organisation? Want to manage and develop a large team of both supervisors and officers? Are you an experienced Accounts Payable Manager looking for that exciting next challenge in their career? Then this is the role for you!

My client is an industry leading organisation based in Kent looking for an Accounts Payable Manager to join the team in a leading role that can be utilised as the perfect steppingstone towards a more senior role in the future.

The main responsibilities of the Accounts Payable Manager are as follows:

  • Lead a busy accounts payable department that deals with c.£150m worth of payments annually.
  • Oversee all aspects of accounts payable, including, payment runs, processing of supplier invoices and the posting of journals, providing strategic analysis to senior stakeholders.
  • Take the lead on important process and system changes that will streamline the work of this extremely busy department.
  • Manage and develop a team of 10, which includes both direct and indirect staff.

This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Accounts Payable Manager to take on a role that can act as the catalyst towards future progression and development. Moreover, this is an organisation that really cares about its staff, offering an excellent work/life balance which includes working from home as the norm moving forward.

The successful candidate for the Accounts Payable Manager role will have:

  • Substantial experience of working within an accounts payable department.
  • Experience of staff management and development.
  • Previous experience of working within a large organisation with a financial turnover of £50m+.
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills (vlookups, pivot tables, etc.).

If you are interested in this position please apply immediately, as applications are reviewed daily and this role may be filled before the closing date.

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