Senior Accounts Payable Officer


Salary:

$35 - 38 / hour

Location:

Sydney CBD

Date posted:

31 August 2018

Employment type:

Temporary

Job reference:

774587HT

Specialisation:

Finance and accounting


Description

The Company

We are looking for your exceptional Accounts Payable skills. Our client is a leading growth-focused Media company offering a lively work environment and a true career path. You will enjoy extensive professional training and development to reach your full potential as an integral part of a rapidly growing team. You will report to the Accounting Manager and have opportunity for career growth and quick advancement within this high energy department. The company is also open to offering a permanent position, once this contract has been completed, to the right person.

The Role

As the Senior Accounts Payable Officer, your primary responsibility is to handle the administrative and clerical needs of the AP/Finance Department. In this Accounts Payable role, two days will ever be the same. Enjoy a wealth of variety as you match and batch code, resolve A/P issues, process expense reports, update and reconcile sub-ledger to G/L, and process cheques. Your brilliant organisational skills and ability to multi-task allow you to sort, log, photocopy, and file invoices, cheques, and other documents. You can work independently to verify, log and mail cheques, including expediting special handling. This role also offers plenty of scope for involvement in special projects that let you showcase your broad skill set.

Your Skills & Experience

  • Degree in Accounting, Business, Commerce or related field.
  • Extraordinary experience in an A/P role spanning at least three years.
  • Brilliant skills in MS Excel, and experience with large ERP systems.
  • Special client focus to provide excellent service to business partners.
  • Strong communication skills to maintain positive working relationships with a variety of suppliers.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, and to lead a team.
  • Excellent time management skills.

About you

You are highly organised, detail oriented, and have a sense of urgency to complete tasks promptly but accurately. You have a flexible outlook and are able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities. You have strong communication, customer service and interpersonal skills, especially with contacts from both technical and financial backgrounds. You have the initiative and creative flair to offer innovative solutions to improve the Accounts Payable function.

What's on offer?

  • A dynamic role with a growth-focused Media company.
  • Exciting opportunities to broaden your career through ongoing training.
  • Exposure to a variety of special projects to extend your skill set.
  • Brilliant career prospects and a real chance to reach your full potential.
  • The support of a talented team.
  • A flexible workplace where work-life balance is actively promoted.

Robert Half Ltd is committed to equal opportunity and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of categories protected under local law.



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