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Accounts Payable Team Leader / Ledger Supervisor

Published 03 May 2024
£27000.00 - £32000 per annum
Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Starts: 3rd May 2024
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Exciting Leadership Opportunity Ahead!

Are you an experienced finance professional ready to take on a new challenge? Macildowie, in exclusive partnership with a well-established business just south of the City Centre, is seeking a proactive and hands-on Accounts Payable Supervisor to join their team on a permanent, full-time basis.

In this newly created role, you'll take the reins in leading a small but successful ledger team, both on-site and remotely. Your mission? To ensure seamless payment and collection processes while being a supportive and adaptable leader for your team.

Here's what you'll be diving into:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading and managing a small team, including conducting appraisals, one-on-one meetings, and delegating workload.
  • Reconciling payments across various channels-cash, card, and direct debits-against the ledgers.
  • Proactively resolving and managing account queries to maintain smooth operations.
  • Overseeing daily invoicing runs to keep the financial engine running smoothly.
  • Updating daily cashbooks to maintain accurate financial records.
  • Ensuring customer files are meticulously maintained in compliance with internal controls

To Be Successful in This Role, You'll Need:

  • Excellent communication skills to effectively lead and collaborate with your team.
  • Proven people management skills, demonstrating your ability to motivate and mentor others.
  • Either qualification by experience or a relevant accounting qualification to bring depth to your expertise.
  • A strong technical understanding of large-scale reconciliations to navigate complex financial landscapes.
  • Ideally, experience in managing or mentoring a team, coupled with a hunger to further develop these skills.

If you're ready to step into a leadership role where you can make a tangible impact and lead a talented team to success, then we want to hear from you! Apply now and seize this opportunity to elevate your career with Macildowie.

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