Accounts Payable Manager

Reference Number: 900057

Date Posted: 10/07/2020

Country: South Africa

Province: Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality

City: Port Elizabeth

Job type: Contract

Salary Range: ZAR10 - ZAR100 per annum

Start Date: 01/08/2020

Duration: N/A

Job Description

Our client, a national FMCG importer, wholesaler and distributor is looking for a qualified and experienced individual to join their finance team and be responsible for the reporting, oversight and improvement of the accounts payable department.


  • Accounting or Finance related qualification
  • Min 5yrs senior management experience in an accounts payable department
  • CIMA/CA would be advantageous
  • Proven track record on managing a large and diverse book
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Pastel & Syspro experience would be advantageous


  • Lead and manage a team of 20 staff in the accounts payable department
  • Ensure that all supplier invoices are accurately recorded to the relevant general ledger expense codes
  • Responsible for reconciliation of the GRN suspense account
  • Responsible for reconciliation of the NO GRN account
  • Manage and resolve outstanding claims and queries with suppliers
  • Responsible for weekly age analysis reporting
  • Responsible for expenditure reporting as required
  • In charge of and responsible for the accounts payable balance on the balance sheet for month end reporting, quarterly financial audits, annual Financial Statement audits

Strong communication skills

Ability to handle pressure

High attention to detail

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Finance, Banking, Accounting

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Job Location:
Port Elizabeth, Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality

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