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Manager - Accounts Payable & Receivable

Accounts Manager (AP & AR) - Maternity Contract

KHR is currently assisting a leading National FMCG business based near Maidstone who is looking to hire an experienced Accounts Manager (Accounts Payable & Receivable) for a maternity cover contract.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a certified Finance professional with experience in an FMCG setting to join a reputable and growing national leader in their chosen sector.
This will be overseeing a team of 6 people across Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, so it is essential you have experience in a managerial capacity and have worked across both areas.

, Day to day supervision and line management responsibilities of the Sales Ledger and Purchase Ledger Team to ensure the teams run efficiently.

, Develop AR and AP dashboard of KPIs.

, Working closely with the FC to ensure transactions are performed in line with company policies.

, Establish review processes within the teams and implement changes where appropriate to ensure efficiency.

, Develop long term relationships by seeking opportunities to work with other departments.

, Keep FC up-to-date with team achievements, strengths and issues.

, Overseeing testing of system upgrades
, Supporting the Accountants with reconciliation queries on the ledgers.

, Accounts Receivable
o Ensure collection of cash in a timely manner, management of aged debt and limit the company's exposure to bad debt.

o Liaising with the credit insurance company.

o Ensure all accounts operate within their credit limits
o Regular debt reporting to FC
, Accounts Payable
o Ensure all tasks are carried out correctly and on time including the processing of invoices and payment runs.
o Oversee processing of weekly wages payroll information
o Ensuring new supplier accounts are set up correctly
o Regular review of the Creditors reporting to the FC

, Evidence of extensive experience working in a comparable role
, Experience working within an FMCG business (manufacturing/production/product based etc)
, Industry recognised accounting qualification would be preferred
, Prior line management responsibility
, Good IT skills including experience of Word and Excel

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Thank you.

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