Job Reference 15527
Job type Contract
Location Dublin 24
Salary € 40,000-60,000

The Role

Accounts Payable Manager

Citywest - 12 month Fixed Term Contract

Salary: €50,000 - €55,000

Start Date: 01/07/2021


My client is seeking to appoint an experienced Accounts Payable Manager to cover a 12 month fixed term contract.

Along with strong people management skills, the successful candidate will need to have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

Experience using Excel and Navision would be a distinct advantage

This role will commence on July 1st 2021


Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the accurate and timely processing of a high volume of invoices by the team
  • Manage team of experienced Accounts Payable Specialists
  • Support standardization and improvement of processes and procedures
  • Responsibility for the aging and quality of the AP ledger
  • Responsibility for ensuring vendors are paid to agreed terms and reviewing payment runs
  • Act as point of escalation for internal (buyers/ops) and external stakeholders (suppliers)
  • Ensure Accounts Payable serve the business, suppliers and other departments in a consistent and proactive manner
  • Monitor and ensure accounting is being performed correctly by reference to appropriate general ledger coding
  • Manage and coordinate month end processing and reporting activities within tight timeframes
  • Participation in external audit activities where required
  • Various ad hoc tasks and project work

The Person

Key Skills:

  • 5+ years' experience ideally with exposure to Retail or FMCG.
  • Proven track record in successfully managing an AP team in a high-volume processing environment.
  • Excellent Excel and Microsoft Office Experience essential with Microsoft NAV / Dynamics 365 exposure a distinct advantage.
  • A self-starter, highly motivated with a continuous improvement focus.
  • A fast learner and open to new ideas.
  • Strong communication skills with an ability to engage fully with all business functions.
  • Experience of working to deadlines is crucial.


For more information on this role, please contact Damian Ryan

Tel: 045-988500 / 085-8749410

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