AP Operational Team Leader

Solutions Recruitment
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently working with a fantastic company on an exciting opportunity in Stockton-On-Tees for an Accounts Payable Operational Leader

To work on industry leading projects such as Managing a large and high performing functional accounts team in a global finance function, Integrating and improving new finance systems and implementing process improvements.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Management of a team of up to three AP leaders (team size approximately 28 with three supervisors)
  • Strategically support the implementation of productivity measures and manage to ensure invoices are paid on time.
  • Support AP Manager with strategic projects and improvements.
  • Management of the balance sheet reconciliations and ensure timely/accurate sign off to corporate deadlines.
  • Management of the month end close process and ensure reporting and billing completed to deadlines.
  • Ensure SOx compliance for the Accounts Payable function.
  • Standardise services and eliminate workarounds to ensure SLA’s are met.
  • Management of third party and offshore suppliers.
  • Manage AP improvements/projects and day to day operational concerns for Accounts Payable.


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Strong experience within Accounts Payable
  • Preferably have shared service experience.
  • Must have proven management skills in an accounts function, with previous responsibility for a medium sized team.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • College, university, or equivalent degree in Accounting, Finance or related field or equivalent related work experience required.
  • Ideally AAT or part Qualifiied (ACCA / CIMA)

If you are interested and have the relevant AP and supervisory experience then please forward me you CV.