Accounts Payable Team Lead

Location Blackburn
Discipline: Transactional
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Contact name: Aapsokna Limbu

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Published: 10 months ago

Accounts Payable Team Lead- Blackburn- Circa. £30,000 + Bonus & Benefits- Permanent


IN2 Consult is partnering with a market leader and one of the biggest brands in the world on the recruitment of an experienced Accounts Payable team lead to oversee a team of purchase ledger specialists within an exciting, high growth environment.


The key duties of this AP team lead role include:

  • Overseeing the day to day activities of a team of accounts payable specialists
  • Drive the performance, output and efficiency of individuals within the team
  • Being the key point of contact for resolving complex accounts payable queries
  • Ensure the timely and accurate processing of invoices/credits received including, coding and posting of invoices
  • Driving Accounts Payable targets, including reduction of debit balances and unallocated payments
  • Build excellent relationships with Suppliers and internal departments to resolve any queries on a timely basis
  • Business partner with key stakeholders across all entities
  • Ad-Hoc Duties

The desired candidate for this Accounts Payable team lead role should have the following experience:

  • Strong experience in accounts payable/ purchase ledger roles
  • Experience in resolving complex AP queries
  • Experience in mentoring/ supervising more junior colleagues
  • Experience in working within a large, fast paced environment or a Shared Service Centre
  • Proven track record of driving process improvement 
  • Experience in SAP would be highly beneficial
  • Strong communication skills 

Accounts Payable Team Lead- Blackburn- Circa. £30,000 + Bonus & Benefits- Permanent