Accounts Payable Manager

Page Personnel Finance
City of London, London
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Payable Manager role for a leading travel company based in the City of London.

Client Details

My client is a private company in the travel sector based in the City of London.


Key responsibilities in the role include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Managing the end to end accounts payable process including reconciliation and journal entries
  • Responsible for the monthly funding report and the monthly payment run.
  • Manage supplier statement reconciliations
  • Provides assistance to other parts of finance and liaison with operations & other non-financial functions; respond to financial questions/concerns to meet business need
  • Supervise, develop, mentor, establish and review goals for the Payables team
  • Perform ad-hoc tasks as require
  • Responsible for mid-year and end of year appraisals.
  • Complete credit reference applications
  • Complete balance confirmations
  • Liaise with Auditors on a yearly basis.


The suitable candidate will demonstrate the following qualities:

  • Basic knowledge of accounts/bookkeeping
  • Communicate professionally to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Previous role managing and supporting staff
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to work efficiently on their own and as part of a team
  • Ability to work under pressure and able to meet tight deadlines
  • A proactive approach to investigate and resolve various issues
  • Content to work effectively in a complex, diverse and often challenging global environment
  • Adapting effortlessly to change whilst maintaining focus on key business goals
  • Excellent organisational skills to manage the volume of invoice queries and other issues
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills coupled with professional telephone manner
  • Sound knowledge of MS Office Applications
  • Previous use of multiple systems is essential

Job Offer

This is a great opportunity as an Accounts Payable Manager within a leading travel company.

This role offers a salary of £35,000 per annum and is based in the City of London.