Robert Half

Accounts Payable Manager

England, Worcestershire
08 Nov 2017
06 Dec 2017
Devan Nayar
Contract Type

Robert Half are currently working with a SME organisation based in Worcestershire for an interim/ temporary Accounts Payable Manager for an initial period of 2 months.

Main duties:

The focus will be to lead and oversee the direction, execution and performance of the Accounts Payable function for the business and the Accounts Payable team. Key Responsibilities:
  • Leading the team in the day to day Accounts Payable function in line with specific performance delivery measures and SLAs
  • To motivate, lead, and supervise a team of 2 accounts payable specialists
  • Overseeing and development of current process and striving for continuous process improvement
  • Ensuring the team are trained in all aspects and understand the importance of a strong customer service approach; focused on efficiency and delivery of a first-class Accounts Payable function
  • Controlling any complex problems impacting on business delivery and Accounts Payable function
  • Managing all related budgets and projects within Accounts Payable
  • Creating and maintaining strong cross functional working partnerships with the wider business

The ideal candidate would have the following:
  • Strong understanding of end-to-end Accounts Payable and related functions and processes
  • Demonstrable experience of driving process efficiency's and complex problem solving
  • Previous experience of supervising an AP team
  • Personable and customer focused attitude to work output with a "can do" attitude
  • Very organised and with a keen eye for detail
  • Strong MS Excel skills

This role will offer a daily rate of £150 per day subject to your experience and expertise.

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