Accounts Payable Manager

Page Personnel Finance
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently recruiting an Accounts Payable Manager role, on a 6 month fixed term contract, to be based in the City of London.

Sector: Accountancy

Client Details

My client is a FTSE 250 Professional Services company, established over 40 years ago. Since then the business has grown to a global PLC with offices across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Americas.

They are a Times Top 100 Company to work for in the UK with a turnover of £600 million plus.

They are currently looking to recruit an Accounts Payable Manager on a 6 month fixed term contract.


Accounts Payable Manager, City of London

Roles and Duties

  • SAP - experience of managing Accounts Payable using relevant SAP modules i.e. SAP Finance, SAP Travel & Expenses
  • Multi-national & multi-currency accounts payable experience
  • High volume invoice processing & payment runs
  • Payment processing using RBS & HSBC banking systems
  • AP audit using "AP Forensics" software
  • A high degree of accounts payable knowledge including VAT, general ledger accounting issues, internal controls, KPIs
  • Comfortable with interacting at senior levels of the organisation
  • Development and maintenance of key internal controls
  • A proven track record in influencing and driving change
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience of acting as key Business Owner / subject-matter expert on projects affecting AP
  • Strong understanding of accounting pertaining to accounts payable and GRIR
  • Hands-on operational experience rather than projects / implementations
  • Drives a culture of customer service within the department


The successful candidate must be immediately available and can interview/start at short notice.

The candidate must have working knowledge of the above.

Job Offer

The successful candidate will be paid between £28,000 - £35,000 depending on experience.