We are looking for an experienced Accounts Payable Team Leader to join an established team based in our Milton Keynes office.
Along with one other Accounts Payable Team Leader you will be responsible for all aspects of our highly automated Accounts Payable function.
You will actively work with colleagues and suppliers to ensure high volumes of transactions are successfully processed, and work to ensure suppliers’ expectations are achieved.
Responsible for all aspects of Accounts Payable, you will oversee the entire purchase to pay process for in excess of 50,000 invoices per month from approximately 2,000 suppliers.
Working closely with our European Shared Service Centre to ensure suppliers invoices are indexed promptly and accurately, and that statements are reconciled so that suppliers can be paid on time.
Managing a team, you’ll be responsible for monthly 1-2-1’s, and bi-annual and annual performance reviews.
Liaising with internal stakeholders and our suppliers to ensure invoice queries are dealt with swiftly and efficiently.
Be mindful of, and safeguard Kuehne + Nagel’s working capital position.
Your Skills and Experiences
Extensive experience of working in a busy, high volume, automated Accounts Payable environment.
Demonstrable experience of supervising a team.
Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal and able to collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to resolve problems.
Excellent IT skills, specifically Microsoft Excel; our accounting software is an in-house system so training will be provided.
Good attention to detail, highly accurate and with a positive and enthusiastic outlook.
Good Reasons to Join
If you would like to become a valued member of our team then we will also make sure that you’re rewarded for your commitment and expertise.
We are offering a competitive salary with 23 days holiday plus bank holidays, life assurance and private health insurance.
You will also have the opportunity to join the contributory Kuehne+Nagel pension plan and benefit from our Route 2 Rewards scheme which offers discounts and savings on a wide range of high street or internet goods and services.