Interim Accounts Payable Manager
£15ph, for a 39 hour week, plus benefits
We create, empower, innovate, inspire, push the boundaries and most important of all we practise what we preach.
Fusing fashionable shapes and statement prints with technical fabrics and design innovation, Sweaty Betty active wear is created to enhance style and performance. Whether you’re a yogi, runner or spin enthusiast, or simply love the Sports Luxe look – we have something for every style. Born in 1998 in London’s Notting Hill, Sweaty Betty has boutiques in the UK and USA including concessions in world-famous department stores Harrods, Bloomingdales and Selfridges. With a new digital flagship website, more international stores in the pipeline and a passionate, fitness-loving team at its helm, Sweaty Betty is growing exponentially. There has never been a more exciting time to join us.
Our Values: We bring out the best in each other. We push boundaries. We have a positive attitude. We love what we do.
Our dynamic Finance team are now looking for an Accounts Payable Manager to join them. This is an exciting step for someone who wants to further develop their career in Finance, someone who loves the brand and wants to combine their love for numbers with their love for living an active lifestyle.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING
Reporting directly to the Financial Controller, this role is instrumental for all aspects of the purchase ledger and maintaining great relationships with all suppliers. You will ensure strong process controls operate around the Purchase Ledger function whilst supporting the growth plans and future developments of the business.
Take ownership of the Accounts Payable process, responsibilities including:
Approving weekly payment runs, and ensuring all invoices are paid on time
Ensuring all invoices are turned around in the 5 day deadline
Ensuring credit card and expenses procedure is followed
Following up escalation of supplier queries
Assist FC with improved AP process development and implementation
Managing 2 Junior AP Assistants, including training and reviews
Assisting Team with Month end deadlines, including:
- Bank reconciliations
- Accruals and prepayments
- Posting corrections
- Aged creditor review
WHAT YOU'LL HAVE
- Minimum 2 years’ experience in Accounts Payable or Finance.
- Minimum 6 months management experience.
- Financial training – AAT qualified, CIMA part-qualified or relevant equivalent degree.
- Maths GCSE grade C or above
- Excellent interpersonal skills and a love of building relationships
- Clear and concise communicator
WHO YOU ARE
You are positive and pro-active, live an active life and are in love with the Sweaty Betty brand. You thrive in a dynamic environment where every day is different. Organised by nature with a fine attention to detail you also like to have fun at work and love your job.
WHAT WE DO FOR YOU
Generous clothing allowance, lots of office workout classes, free on site gym, sample sales, cycle to work scheme…and lots more.
Putney Bridge, London
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for this position, please email your CV & cover letter (telling us why you want to work for Sweaty Betty) to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are successful, you’ll be contacted within 2 weeks. Our recruitment process is broken in to two parts. An initial telephone interview with the recruitment team, where we learn more about you and everything you know about SB. If successful, you will be invited to a face-2-face interview at Support Office.