Accounts Payable Team Leader | Permanent

Job title : Accounts Payable Team Leader | Permanent
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Contact name : Jay Barlow
Contact email :
Job reference : JBAPTL19023
About the Client
Our client has a dynamic finance team and is a leading organisation in Melbourne. They are committed to excellence, innovation, and empowering their employees to succeed. As an Accounts Payable Team Leader, you'll play a crucial role in driving financial operations forward and making a significant impact on their success.

Your Responsibilities
As the Accounts Payable Team Leader, you'll be responsible for:
  • Leading the end-to-end payables process, ensuring compliance with accounting practices and driving process improvement initiatives.
  • Managing escalations and providing timely resolutions to ensure smooth operations.
  • Providing input into weekly cash flow forecasting and contributing to strategic financial planning.
  • Leading, coaching, and developing the Accounts Payable team to foster a culture of excellence and compliance.
  • Ensuring accurate GST/VAT recording and compliance, and maintaining relevant KPIs for the Accounts Payable function.
  • Assisting with audits, conducting financial investigations, and adhering to month-end timelines.
What You Bring to the Table:
  • Bachelor's degree in Commerce/Business or related field is preferred.
  • Strong understanding of accounting standards, regulations, and guidelines.
  • Excellent analytical skills and proficiency in Excel.
  • Experience with finance systems, preferably Oracle, and retail accounting experience is a plus.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
How to Apply
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Jay Barlow at