Accounts Payable Manager

Accounts Payable Manager

  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Head Office
  • Department: Finance


Footasylum was established in 2005 and now trades from over 70 high street stores across the UK. Footasylum has made a name for itself as one of the leading retailers of fashion street wear and sportswear on the UK high street. But apart from all that, we are an awesome place to work. We are passionate about retail, fashion and innovation and are looking for the best talent to help us drive our company to the next stage.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Managing the team – including creating work plans/taking ownership of KPIs whilst maintaining a hands on approach
  • Creating work plans, having ownership of KPIs, to define team priorities and coordinates team to ensure completion and inputs into performance evaluations for the team members and manage unresolved queries in the team.
  • Maintaining a large vendor ledger
  • International and letter of credit submissions
  • Build and maintain solid working relationships with Stakeholders at all levels
  • Ensure suppliers are paid on time -both manual and through bulk BACS (review and sign off payment runs)
  • Ensure that reconciliations are performed for month end
  • Provide ad-hoc reporting and financial analysis to line managers and stakeholders
  • Ensure the accurate preparation of Supplier Statement reconciliations
  • Develop internal processes – exiting and new

Your profile:

  • Staff supervision essential
  • 2-3 years in a Senior AP role
  • Navision experience – desirable but not essential

What we offer: As well as an opportunity to develop your skills, you will have the ability to help shape and mould the Accounts Payable team into the team you can imagine. You will have a significant impact on the people in your team, the wider business and fundamentally on the bottom line. The work you complete will help drive signfiicant change and improvement.