Payments Team Leader

Recruiter
Axon Moore Group Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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

Duties:

- 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