Accounts Payable

at Lotus People
Published February 15, 2024
Location Sydney, Australia
Category Accounting and Finance  
Job Type Full-time  
$74,000 + Super


Accounts Payable Lotus People location Sydney. $74,000 + Super.

The Company Lotus people are partnering with a prominent player within the FMCG industry who are looking to hire a skilled and motivated Accounts Payable Specialist to join their experienced finance team here in Sydney.

The role as an Accounts Payable Specialist, you will play a crucial role in the financial operations of the business. If you are a detail-oriented individual with experience in accounts payable and a strong background in managing international supplier relationships then please apply to discuss this opportunity in more detail.

This position will have a direct reporting line to the CFO and will be supported by an experienced team of finance professionals who have demonstrated long-term commitment to the organisation.

Key responsibilities process local and international supplier invoices, expense reports, and payment requests accurately and efficiently. Act as main point of contact for a diverse array of manufacturers and third-party entities. Reconcile vendor statements and promptly resolve discrepancies. Allocating foreign currency contracts to payments. Tracking gains or losses from foreign exchange fluctuations. Collaborate with internal departments for proper coding and approval of invoices.

Conduct periodic reviews of accounts payable processes for continuous improvement. Assist in month-end and year-end closing activities. Maintain positive relationships with international suppliers, addressing inquiries and resolving issues promptly. Ad hoc support to the wider finance team such as checking and processing expenses.

Required experience bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field would be beneficial but not essential. Ideally 3-5 years' experience in accounts payable roles.  Experience within the FMCG sector would be beneficial. Strong understanding of accounting principles and practices. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and accounting software. Experience with international suppliers and creditors is highly beneficial. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Benefits $74k + Super. Access to exclusive perks, freebies, and staff discounts on company products. Engage in focused, impactful work cycles with measurable outcomes. Cross-team collaboration, with various teams, fostering a culture of knowledge sharing and teamwork.

This organisation values your input. Benefit from a flat structure where suggestions and feedback are encouraged, providing opportunities to influence and shape the company's direction.  Hybrid Office and WFH Flexibility Enjoy a flexible work environment with the option to work both from the office and remotely. Free parking on-site and close to public transport.

Lotus People are accredited candidate experts meaning we will respond to all applicants and value our applicant experience. Please apply today for an immediate interview. Do apply now if this sounds like the role for you.

Lotus People are one of five accredited candidate experts with a candidate satisfaction score of 97% over two years. We will get back to every applicant and ensure that you have a positive experience with us.

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