Accounts Payable Team Leader

Job title : Accounts Payable Team Leader
Location : East Melbourne
Salary : $85,000 - $100,000 + superannuation
Contact name : Nicola McLennan
Contact email :
Job reference : APTL21
The Organisation

Our client is a market leading Australian company in their respective industry.  They boast a high-performance culture which encourages hard work and commitment to the role. With a dynamic and respected leadership team, the group has an ambitious growth plan that will see it further cement its position and significantly expand its Australian presence. This is a great opportunity for a motivated individual who is seeking their next challenge.

Position Description 

With team fit and culture a priority, the business is seeking a dynamic and motivated Accounts Payable Team Leader to join their team on permanent basis.

Reporting to the Head of Group Accounting, you will be responsible for:
  • Leading a team of 6 Accounts Payable Officers 
  • Managing the Accounts Payable division 
  • Processing, matching and coding invoices 
  • Payment processing 
  • Monitoring and clearing aged credit reports 
  • Liaise with suppliers and manage their reconciliations 
  • Manage banking account changes across all suppliers 
  • Setting up new suppliers and maintaining up to date records
  • Assisting in year end 
  • Ad hoc tasks as required

Candidate Profile

The successful candidate will have proven experience in a similar role, along with the following attributes:
  • Proven experience with staff management/leadership 
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to build relationships 
  • Intermediate/Advanced excel 
  • High volume invoice processing
  • Exceptional organizational and priority setting skills to be able to work in a fast-paced environment

Additional Benefits: 
  • Ability to take ownership and lead a team
  • Attractive salary on offer 
  • Work for an employer of choice 
To discuss further, please contact Nicola McLennan on 0428 596 660 or