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Head of Accounts Payable

Ref: JN -062018-61449
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum
UK, Midlands
Accounting, Financial Control
28th June 2018
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Head of Accounts Payable

£30k - £35k


Cobalt are delighted to be looking for a Head of Accounts Payable for one of the largest and most progressive multidisciplinary property consultancies in the UK.

As the Head of Accounts Payable, you will be there to guide and support the members of your team from mentoring to technical know-how with guidance from the Group Financial Controller.

This role is a brilliant step up for either an experienced team leader in accounts payable or a head of who wants to join a company with more scope to make a difference. That scope comes in the form of creating new processes and procedures around the accounts payable system and being instrumental in the development of the system to ensure it is fit for purpose.


  • Develop the accounts payable system to improve process.
  • Manage internal and external stakeholders during system implementation
  • Lead and mentor the team (KPI, 1 to 1, training and development)
  • Take responsibility for creditors reporting
  • Support the wider finance function with ad-hoc duties passed to the accounts payable team


  • Experienced accounts professional who has led a system change program
  • Process generation - proven by background and experience
  • Experience of leading a team in a busy accounts department
  • Accredited accounts qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent)

To apply for this vacancy please contact James Griffiths on 0161 457 0111 or

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