Accounts Payable Manager – Montague Gardens – Cape Town

JOB PURPOSE

The Accounts Payable Manager will ensure that the department operates smoothly, maintain accurate and complete records regarding payments to suppliers, lenders, and employees, process payments from clients, and hire, train, and support Accounts Payable staff members

 

You will also serve as a liaison between the Accounts Payable department and external parties, including lenders, suppliers, and government agencies

 

FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

Ability to manage volumes

Experience working with foreign currencies would be beneficial

Manage the full Accounts Payable function

Reconciliation of accounts

Preparing payment and remittance advices

Resolving queries

Ability to manage a direct team of 3 staff members

Training, motivating, and evaluating Accounts Payable staff members

Managing process of on-boarding new suppliers and maintenance of current suppliers

Experience as an Accounts Payable Manager in large and high-volume AP environments

Experience may be required or preferred, particularly in a leadership role

Extensive knowledge about accounting and management principles and Accounts Payable procedures

Ability to analyze information and processes

 

REQUIREMENTS

Matric

Accounting qualification will be an added advantage

8 to 10 years’ experience in accounts payable

Advanced Microsoft Excel and SAP

Someone that will be able to quickly win the respect of their team and whom their team would be willing to trust and follow

Very strong management skills in order to make sure things get done

Willing to get their hands dirty and into the detail of things to make sure things get done

Technically strong and technologically advanced

Superb attention to detail

Excellent analytical and numerical abilities and advanced Excel Skills

Good interpersonal skills

An ability to explain complex financial information in a clear way

Ability to work accurately under pressure and meet deadlines

A self-starter who does not require excessive supervision

Prepared to work overtime as and when required

SAP Business One experience

Logical problem-solving skills

A desire to be challenged

 

 

Should you meet the above requirements, we urge you to please apply by forwarding your CV along with any supporting documents to deon@glass-house.co.za

Contact will only be made with shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear from us within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful

 

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