Accounts Payable Officer

Job title : Accounts Payable Officer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Contact name : Sam Bearham-Jones
Contact email :
Job reference : 1164728
The Company

Our client is a large, diversified FMCG business with an inimitable reputation across Australia. They are a dominant food leader that fosters and facilitates a high performance culture. They are seeking an experienced Accounts Payable Officer with additional experience in month end business activities and reporting. This role will be a maternity leave cover and will exceed 12 months with full time hours.

The Role

Reporting to the National Credit Manager, you will be responsible for but not limited to:
  • The expedient processing of all invoices in a timely and accurate fashion   
  • End to end processing of raw materials
  • Management of Credit Card and expense reimbursements
  • Maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Manage the Accounts Payable Inbox and all queries
  • Processing new supplier requests
  • Processing new credit applications
  • Assisting with general ledger reconciliations
  • Assisting in month end reporting and reconciliation of the accounts payables systems

The ideal candidate

My client is seeking a candidate more immediately available - maximum 1-2 weeks notice. Ideal skills and personal attributes as follows;

  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational, planning and time-management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and be accurate with detail
  • High level computer/data –processing aptitude
  • Attention to detail
  • End to end Accounts Payable experience - minimum 3 years
  • Quick to learn and adapt to new environments 
  • Great Microsoft excel skills
  • General Ledger knowledge - ideally
  • FMCG experience - ideally

  • Excellent salary on offer
  • Convenient South East location
  • Working from home flexibility (3 days office, 2 days at home)
  • Work for a reputable company
  • Strong Team and inclusive culture

To Apply 

Please click on the link provided, or for a confidential discussion please contact Sam Bearham-Jones via email -