Payments Team Leader

Axon Moore Group Ltd
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Axon Moore are representing a growing shared service centre in Manchester.  They are looking for a Payments Team Leader on a temp to perm / perm basis.

As Payments Team Leader your role will be to ensure that payments are processed in a timely manner and are made in line with the business policy and requirements. 

Plus manage and support a sub team of circa 10 Payment Controllers


- Sign Off and check the Payment Batch process
- Manage a team of Payments Controllers in an operational, high volume environment.
- Co-ordinate staff with regard to planning and organising work schedules
- Approve requests for CHAPS payments.
- Ensure payments to suppliers are made to the agreed trade terms
- Analyse and improve processes
- Manage the clear down of Bank accounts and ensure all PTP’s transactions are allocated.
- Point of Escalation for payment related queries.
- Assist Manager with line management responsibilities including performance review and appraisal
- Provide Management information regarding performance and targets

Person Specification 

- Part Qualified / Studying towards ACCA/CIMA
- Management experience
- Advanced Excel
- Oracle / SAP experience
- Exceptional knowledge of principles, practices, regulations and procedures relating to PTP / Accounts Payable function.
- Exceptional knowledge Accounts Payable principles, practices and procedures
- Large company / Shared Service Centre experience
- Excellent stakeholder management, negotiation, influencing and leadership skills
- Ability to deal with and prioritise multiple tasks to meet deadlines
- Knowledge of Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) would be advantageous.

Immediate interview / start.

Temp / Temp to Perm