Accounts Payable Officer

Job title : Accounts Payable Officer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $75,000 - $80,000 package
Contact name : Emma Kennedy
Contact email :
Job reference : EKW7204
  • Start your next role ASAP with a national business | 12 month fixed term contract
  • Join an inclusive & supportive finance team environment | Attractive salary
  • Work locally in Melbourne's Western suburbs | Onsite parking

The Organisation
Our client is a large national business with over 100 years of expertise in their field, Australia wide. They have continued to experience significant growth, national expansions and positive success. Fortunately they have built a strong working culture which provides their employees with flexibility as well as a friendly and supportive team environment. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and motivated Accounts Payable Officer to join their team immediately, on a 12 month fixed term contract. 

Role & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Finance Manager, with a view of being a key contact for the Accounts Payable function, you will be responsible for but not limited to the following duties;
  • Processing supplier invoices following the companies approval processes
  • Ensuring timely payments are made of supplier invoices via weekly and monthly payment runs
  • Handling accounts payable queries in a timely and professional manner
  • Setting up new suppliers
  • Assisting with the reconciliations of corporate credit cards and managing staff expenses
  • Working closely with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Ad hoc duties to assist the broader finance team
Ideal Candidate
The successful applicant will have:
  • Proven experience in a similar Accounts Payable role
  • Personable nature and ability to build relationships with key stakeholders
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Desire to work autonomously as well as in a team environment
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to multi-task
  • High level time management skills & the ability to meet deadlines

Additional Benefits
  • Commence as soon as possible
  • Office located close to home in Melbourne's Western suburb of Derrimut with onsite parking
  • Work among a supportive finance team environment, with ability to work autonomously
  • Attractive salary
  • Work for a leading national organisation during an exciting transformational period
  • Initially a 12 month contractual position

How to Apply
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Emma Kennedy at