AP & Transacional Finance Manager
A highly successful and award-winning international business are seeking to appoint a Transactional Finance Manager to join their Kent based finance team. Heading up the transactional team, with a focus on AP, this individual will be a key member of the management team and ensure the smooth running of a high volume and complex department. This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading business with long-term development opportunities in a dynamic environment. The role will take on the following responsibilities: Manage, develop and motivate a small team Oversee the smooth running of the transactional finance function, including AP, ensuring all transactions are carried out accurately and to tight deadlines Project manage the implementation of a new ERP system within transactional finance Adopt a continuous improvement approach to processes and systems Ensure the timely completion of the month end process Working cross functionally, building strong relationships with managers across the business including finance Overseeing the reconciliation process, ensuring banking and cash is reconciled on a daily basis, including multi-currency transactions Overseeing and managing multiple payment runs Dealing with and resolving queries and issues as they arise Candidates will be driven and enthusiastic, have solid experience managing transactional finance teams, with AP being a key focus, with the responsibility for high volume transactions and large sets of data. The ability to mentor, motivate and develop a team will be critical in addition to working to tight deadlines. Multi-currency experience would be preferable alongside strong ERP systems knowledge and advanced Excel skills from a medium to large company background.