Purchase Ledger Manager

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary Fantastic Benefits
Published about 1 year ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF79

Job Description


A highly respected Global organisation requires an experienced Accounts Payable Manager/Team Leader with strong staff management and technical Purchase Ledger experience. The successful candidate will be a strong Accounts Payable specialist with experience of providing high quality purchase ledger services, ideally within a shared service centre environment.

The role:
* Responsible for ensuring a team of Purchase Ledger staff perform the key Accounts Payable activities efficiently and to a very high standard
* Monitor escalation and resolution of issues
* Supervise, recruit, mentor and develop staff whilst monitoring and improving performance
* Contribute to the adherence and development performance standards
* Identify and develop process and procedure improvements
* Establish effective relationships with managers and stakeholders
* Ensure that team members have clear objectives and performance metrics
* Identify and document risks and implements plans for resolution
* Ad hoc projects as required

Key skills:
* Experience of managing Accounts Payable staff in a busy environment
* Advanced Excel and MS Office
* Extensive Purchase Ledger experience
* Excellent client service experience
* Ability to work to SLA's
* Experience of working to tight timescales
* Experience of using large ERP Systems(SAP,Peoplesoft,Oracle etc)
* Experience of Financial Reporting Systems(Hyperion, Business Objects, Cognos etc)