Accounts Payable Team Leader

2i Limited
Bristol (City Centre)
£20 per hour
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Payable Team Leader


£20p/h ? 37 hours per week

One of the UK?s leading Nuclear organisations are on the lookout for an experienced Accounts Payable Team Leader to join their team on a contract basis. This is a 12 ? 24 month contract to lead and deliver a professional, cost effective Accounts Payable service within the Finance Team, with day-to-day responsibility for transactional processing of supplier invoices, processing payment proposals and provision of a Help desk.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Uphold Company values at all times by putting safety and environmental protection first; building trust by acting with integrity and respect for others; and ensuring that we promote and support innovation and efficiency to achieve successful delivery of the mission
  • Lead a team to deliver an accounts payable service, focused on timely, high quality outcomes for customers and stakeholders. This includes:
  • Processing invoices transmitted from the outsourced invoice reception and verification service, ensuring authorization of payment by matching to valid purchase order and receipt (3-way match). This is to include process control checks to give assurance of accuracy and fraud prevention.
  • Reconciliation of Supplier statements.
  • Process weekly payment runs to suppliers and process requests for urgent payments


  • NVQ level 3 or BTEC Diploma or other relevant business qualification
  • Previous experience in an accounts payable function
  • Line Management Experience
  • Intermediate/ advanced IT skills in Microsoft Office (or similar office package) and ERP systems
  • Knowledge of appropriate legislation and best practice, including understanding of HMRC requirements for VAT and Construction Industry Scheme

Please send your CV in the first instance.

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