Accounts Payable Lead

£30-35k Base Salary plus annual bonus

London Based

We’re working with a food brand who through a creative approach to their branding have taken the market by storm.

The company is in a massive growth phase and because of that are looking to bolster their finance team.

The Role:

  • Really exciting role, ownership of AP

  • In charge of investigating and resolving questions relating to supplier accounts, invoices and payments

  • Regular reporting to budget holders around purchase orders

  • Supplier data ownership – validating, maintaining and updating supplier data

  • Oversight of the purchase order to payment system

  • Deliver training around purchase order to payment system to anyone in the team who needs it

  • Reviewing open POs with budget holders

  • Helping to grow and develop accounts team with insight and recommendations to improve

The Person:

  • Experience as an AP lead, ideally within FMCG

  • Professional accounting qualification

  • Detail focussed, analytical, able to look at a problem and creatively provide solutions

  • Great organisational skills, this is a company in a hyper growth phase, so being able to track and stay on top of stuff is vital

  • Great presentation and interpersonal skills to build both internal and external relationships

  • Knowledge of SAGE 200 is desirable

  • Strong Excel and office skills are vital


*Please note that while we will try to respond to all applications, sometimes the sheer volume of responses means we can only focus on successful applicants. You should hear from us within 2-5 days if you have been successful.

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    Ciaran North

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