Purchase Ledger Team Leader

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Salary £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Published about 1 month ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF131

Job Description


A highly respected Global organisation requires an experienced Accounts Payable 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)