27th August 2018

Accounts Payable Manager

Reference: LMH

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Date Posted: 27/08/2018

Accounts Payable Manager

Salary- £35-45k DOE

Who we are working with:

On behalf of our client Abacus Professional would like to hear from experienced Accounts Payable Manager to work with a top 100 FMCG in Belfast, Co .Antrim, N.Ireland.

Leading a Team of 14 you will undertake the following duties:

  • Leading a team of staff responsible for managing the promotional spend invoices and Rebate process. This role will encompass AP, AR and general accounting.
  • Operational management of the team and delivery of KPI’s through to strategic delivery and process improvement.
  • You will be responsible for delivering effective reports and will be involved in meetings with other Finance Managers, internal and external customers on a regular basis, so strong commercial acumen and an effective communication style are key to success.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Promote and maintain governance in relation to the approval, formal sign off for all settlement and recharging of activity on promotional spend
  • Ensure that effective controls for the processes and transactions that are carried out by the team are in place. Monitor the operation of these controls for completeness and compliance, identify any required developments within existing controls and opportunities for improvements


  • 5+ years of working in a Business & Commercial Role at Management Level
  • Successfully managed an accounting team in relation to Performance & Development
  • Excellent track record of working in a fast moving and complex environment
  • Ability to communicate with people at all levels both internally and externally
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment
  • Team Player Desirable
  • Past Experience of using SAP
  • Worked in the FMCG industry
  • Proficient in MS Word & Excel

Primary Contact

Leon McHugh

44 (0)28 90995218


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