Our client is headquartered in London with Global offices and are investors in Private Equity, Infrastructure, Real Assets and Private debt; have delivered high growth for their institutional investors. Consequently, are seeking to develop their Corporate and Fund Accounts Payable area to 'best in class' and require an experienced Head of Accounts Payable to make significant change to the function. This is an exceptional opportunity for somebody who wishes to drive change and make a real difference.
Reporting to the Financial Controller key responsibilities include: Reviewing and revamping the Accounts payable workflow and wider operational work model, putting in place a new structure to make the funds invoice process streamlined and more efficient, improve internal controls lead, develop and grow the Accounts payable team, preparing the weekly cash-flow forecast, continue to drive process improvements and utilise current systems effectively across the function, review payment runs, month-end journals along with monthly supplier statements and build trusted relationships with key stakeholders.
What you'll need to succeed
Do you enjoy a real challenge? have a background in driving change and making efficiencies, improving process and procedures within Accounts Payable or a similar function, within finance which processes a high volume of transactions, ideally within financial services although those from Industry with extensive experience will be seriously considered, Do you have vision, happy to get your hands dirty a hands and enjoy leading teams? Strong Excel and system skills are also important
What you'll get in return
The chance to join an exciting growing business and work with the best in the industry combined with competitive basic salary remuneration package including bonus. Flexible working and a collaborative working environment which recognises top performers and promotes internal moves.
What you need to do now
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