Accounts Payable Manager
This is a newly created role and as the Accountant Payable Manager you will lead the Accountants Payable function and responsible for driving process efficiency and improvements across the organisation, setting up targets and monitoring implementation of KPI’s and management reporting to the Senior Management. You will also responsible for managing the internal Accounts Payable team and working with our external outsourced service provider.
Reporting to the P2P Global Process Owner the Accounts Payable Manager will manage the AP Escalation and UK AP specialist roles. This includes managing key relationships AP Teams globally on day to day basis, with the global contracting team, with Project Managers for AP Finance Systems development projects, with the global finance community on new systems projects and current system best practices. This includes developing and maintaining relationships with the MS Dynamics AX AP Champions across all entities.
The ideal candidate will be have a recognised accountancy qualification (ACCA/CIMA/ACA) or equivalent, and experience managing an AP function in an international business. Vendor management experience is essential and experience with shared services centres or outsourcing in finance are. The role requires strong written, verbal and internal communication skills, solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.
If you enjoy taking on new challenges, working in a team and excellent people manager this could be the ideal next step for you to showcase your skills. The role will require you to build strong internal relationships, work across multiple teams and projects to identify innovative solutions.