Groups Accounts Payable Manager - 12 months FTC
London, UK | Full-time
Finance & Operations
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Bumble is looking for an experienced Group Accounts Payable Manager to develop and guide a team focused on delivering Accounts Payable and Payments services across the group.

 

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, this very hands-on role will own the Accounts Payable and Payments of the group and promote the appropriate technology and processes supporting the wider group as it impacts financial operations.

 

The Group Accounts Payable Manager will play an important part in driving a culture of compliance and assist in the development of a continuous improvement strategy with finance operations, enabling Bumble's transformation and strengthening relationships between Finance and the rest of the organisation.


KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Manage the performance of all team members in the accounts payable and payments team
  • Review and promote continuous improvement of all P2P processes
  • Promote the benefits of accounts payable technology and processes including
  • working closely with the systems team to resolve issues across the P2P process
  • Ensure that the weekly payment runs are reviewed and executed in a controlled manner
  • Review bank balances and ensure that enough funds are available to pay suppliers, employees and companies across the group
  • Prepare weekly cash flow and forecasting
  • Key external audit contact for all P2P related audit requests
  • ct as an administrator on all bank accounts, emoney and credit cards and working closely with the Treasury team to ensure that controls are in place and adhered to all the time

EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • Proven experience of leading an Accounts Payable function in a global company environment (preferably in a Finance Shared Services)
  • Very strong process improvement skills within Accounts Payable
  • Solid understanding of accounting from general ledger, sub-ledger and double
  • entry
  • Comprehensive understanding of VAT and other indirect tax rules

DESIRABLE SKILLS

  • Can do attitude who is able to roll up his/her sleeves and high level of accuracy/attention to detail
  • A self starter who is driven, comfortable working at pace and enjoys working with teams
  • Able to work under pressure, can manage competing workload and relationships effectively
  • Experience using SAP B1 and SAP Concur
  • Understanding of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance requirements
  • Listed company experience

With over 700 staff in 10+ countries all working remotely during the time of COVID-19, we’ve worked hard to adapt and support our teams during this challenging time, including:

Flexible working hours

Streaming free, live yoga & meditation sessions each week, as well as a full weekly timetable of free online exercise classes

‘Random Coffee’ - connecting staff across the globe in pairs once a week to get to know each other over a video chat

‘First Fridays’ - meal delivery for a remote lunch with your team once a month

Employee Support Fund for those whose households are experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19

Written resources to guide employees through this challenging time

You will also be taken through a fully digital onboarding process!

About Bumble Inc.: Bumble Inc. is the parent company of Badoo and Bumble, two of the world’s highest-grossing dating apps with millions of users worldwide. The Bumble platform enables people to connect and build equitable and healthy relationships. Founded by CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd in 2014, the Bumble app was one of the first dating apps built with women at the center, and the Badoo app, which was founded in 2006, was one of the pioneers of web and mobile dating products. Bumble currently employs over 700 people in offices in Austin, Barcelona, London, and Moscow. For more information, please visit: https://team.bumble.com/

Groups Accounts Payable Manager - 12 months FTC
London, UK | Full-time
Finance & Operations
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