CareerZone - Accounts Payable Team Leader (84543)

Job description


Accounts Payable Team Leader

Job reference 84543


  • Job Title :
    Accounts Payable Team Leader
  • Location:
    Britannia House - Leeds
  • Employment Type:
  • Contract Type:
  • Shift Pattern:
    Monday - Friday
  • Hours per Week:
  • Salary:
    Competitive salary plus benefits
  • Category:
    Asda Business Services, Finance
  • Closing Date:
    1 October 2023
  • Line Manager
    Jessica Wood
Job Advert

This role within our Asda Service Centre Finance team provides a great opportunity to be part of one of the UK's largest Accounts Payable teams.  This role is excellent for candidates looking to develop their leadership skills.

The Team Leader is responsible for ensuring all processes are completed accurately and within service level agreements, collection of any monies due to Asda and providing excellent customer service to a wide range of internal and external customers.

What you'll be responsible for:

  • Managing and motivating a large team of Accounts Administrators
  • Provide coaching and developmental support to colleagues
  • Initiating and driving process improvements
  • Providing technical support to customers
  • Working cross functionally to deliver projects and new initiatives
  • Delivery of agreed KRA's (Key Result Area's) within SLA (Service Level Agreements)

About you

You will:

  • Possess enthusiasm, commitment and be driven to succeed
  • Need to be a confident communicator and possess the ability to influence at all levels, enabling you to develop strong working relationships
  • Be passionate about delivering great results and doing the right thing
  • Be resilient and tenacious with a ‘can do' attitude
  • Have a financial control mindset
  • Have a flexible approach with a desire to challenge process and identify control and operational improvements
  • Possess strong Excel skills
  • Have good attention to detail and the ability to get things right first time
  • Ideally have previous team management experience

Your benefits

You'll receive an excellent benefits package which includes colleague discount, share save scheme and a competitive pension. We also like to share our success; after all you made it happen, so every eligible colleague is also part of the Asda bonus scheme.  The development opportunities are endless and we'll support you every step of the way to help further your career.

Work Where it Works

Our hybrid way of working gives you the choice to work where it works.  This enables you to choose where you'll be the most effective.  It offers a mix of working from home and in the office environment (usually around 3 days)  that works best for you and your team, as well as across our network of stores and depots.  


You will also get an excellent benefits package including:

Discretionary company bonus
Company pension up to 7% matched
10% colleague discount, free parking and many additional rewards
25 days holidays and bank holidays


We want all colleagues to be able to bring their best and true selves to work, every day. Simply put, we want our colleagues to be Proud to be Asda and proud to be themselves

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Britannia House - Leeds
Britannia House, Britannia Road, Morley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS27 0DQ
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