Temp to Perm Accounts Payable Manager

Job Title: Temp to Perm Accounts Payable Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: MT2211_1542897069
Contact Name: Maddie Triggs
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for a temp to perm Accounts Payable Manager to join our client who is in the retail sector. They are a national, well known retail brand who can offer the successful individual a long-term career.

They seek an individual with previous experience managing a team of Account Payable clerks with a desire for this person to also have retail experience. Being immediately available or on a short notice period is essential.

The main responsibility of this role will be to run the Accounts Payable function. The role will report directly into Head of Finance.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Lead and mentor AP team
  • Introduce training and development strategies
  • Carry out employee reviews and appraisals
  • Ownership of end to end process of accounts payable function
  • Ensure timely and efficient input of invoices - high volume
  • Generate payment runs in multiple currencies
  • Bank posting and reconciliations
  • Act as main point of contact for any escalated queries
  • Review aged creditors
  • Processing of expenses, credit card postings
  • Prepare journal postings and other related month end tasks

Desired skills:

  • High level of accuracy
  • Great attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Advanced Excel skills

If you would like to learn more about the role, please contact Maddie on