Accounts Payable manager

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Finance & Accounting
Contact name: Paige Philip

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Gresham Hunt are working with a leading energy business to hire there new Account payable manager. The role will sit within the businesses Global Finance & Treasury function overseeing payments and processes. 

Key responsibilities:
•    Payments exception reporting;
•    Overseeing Daily Payments for treasury activity;
•    First point of escalation for members of the AP team;
•    Supporting settlements team with manual payments adhoc;
•    Technical expert in AP/Payments processes to support team priorities;
•    Ensuring all processes and procedures are constantly reviewed, documented and updated;
•    Payment query resolution ensuring all internal/external queries are accurately resolved and SLAs are met;
•    Overseeing and supporting weekly payment runs for all overheads – managing SAP variants and parameters to ensure accuracy and timeliness

Desired skills:
•    A working knowledge of SAP;
•    A qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA);
•    Experience within the commodities and energy sector;
•    Dedication to review and improvement of existing processes Commercially astute with the ability to develop and understand issues