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Purchase Ledger Manager

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary Fantastic Benefits
Published 12 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF79

Job Description

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE MANAGER

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)