Senior Accounts Payable Officer

Senior Accounts Payable Officer

Job Title: Senior Accounts Payable Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Alexandria, New South Wales
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$75000.00 per annum + Super
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH236384_1567640824
Contact Name: Ben Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 05, 2019 09:47

Job Description

Position - Senior Accounts Payable Officer

Duration - Permanent

Location - Inner West, Sydney

Start Date - Immediate

Salary - $70,000 - $75,000 + Super

Our client is a leading manfucturing company that have grown from a small family business to a multinational success over a number of years. With a strong reputation of delivering quality service, this is an excellent opportunity to use your experience in a challenging new role. With opportunities to lead a team and also work closely with key decision makers, this is an outstanding role that will not last long in the market.

Your New Role

Reporting to the CFO you will take full ownership of the Accounts Payable function and lead/develop a dynamic team of Accounts Payable Officers. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Supervising a onshore team of AP Officers, with emphasis on team development and successful delegation
  • Overseeing a high volume, part-automated process
  • Build strong relationships with suppliers and ensure AP team follow correct processes and maintain these relationships
  • Support and work closely with CFO and Finance Managers

What You'll Need to Succeed

  • Demonstrated and proven success in a similar role,
  • Experience managing large teams
  • Ideally SAP experience
  • Examples of initiative to implement a new process or system
  • Ability to manage, delegate and build a strongly functioning team
  • Strong communication to be able to deal with all levels of stakeholders, suppliers and employees
  • 3-5 years experience as a guide

Please don't hesitate to call Ben Knight at AccountAbility on 8296 5305 if you have any questions or would like to discuss this position further, or apply now for immediate consideration.