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Accounts Payable and General Ledger Manager



Accounting & Finance
Manchester, UK
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024
Matillion is The Data Productivity Cloud.
We are on a mission to power the data productivity of our customers and the world, by helping teams get data business ready, faster. Our technology allows customers to load, transform, sync and orchestrate their data.
We are looking for passionate, high-integrity individuals to help us scale up our growing business. Together, we can make a dent in the universe bigger than ourselves.
We are now looking for an Accounts Payable Manager to join our growing global finance team.
About the Role
The Accounts Payable Manager, who will also lead General Ledger and Accounting Operations, will be responsible for managing the global AP process, including developing and implementing process and system improvements to improve efficiency and accuracy. Additionally, this role will oversee all system related projects that impact applications used by Accounting for financial reporting.
We value in-person collaboration here at Matillion, therefore this role follows our hybrid work structure where employees work 2 days a week in the Manchester office. Our core day is Wednesday, and the second day will be determined together. The rest of the week you are welcome to work from the office, or remotely if you’d prefer.

What you will be doing

  • You will manage the global AP process which includes procurement/corporate card programmes, vendor management, expense reimbursement process, and payment runs including review of invoices for accuracy completeness, timeliness, and compliance with company policies.
  • Managing the end-to-end purchase ledger processes for supplies and assisting procurement with the purchase order process, you will also manage our corporate travel partner to facilitate employee travel
  • You will generate regular accounts payable reports, providing insights into cash flow, outstanding payables, and vendor balances and monitor and control expenses by analysing spending patterns and identifying areas for cost reduction.
  • You will continuously assess and improve accounts payable processes for efficiency and accuracy.
  • You will ensure projects stay within deliverable commitments and within budget whilst also leveraging RPA and AI tools to enhance financial operations.

What we are looking for

  • Accounts Payable and Accounting experience in a global environment, having managed a cross-functional team
  • Proficiency in accounting software and ERP systems - Netsuite, Adaptive Planning, Navan
  • Strong ability to build stakeholder buy in and excellent project management skills
  • Proven leadership skills and experience working in a busy team environment
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills
At Matillion, we are committed to providing competitive salaries in line with market standards. Our estimated compensation range for this position is £58,000 - £87,000, but the final salary will be based on your relevant skills, experience and qualifications demonstrated in the hiring process.
Matillion has fostered a culture that is collaborative, fast-paced, ambitious, and transparent, and an environment where people genuinely care about their colleagues and communities.
Our 6 core values guide how we work together and with our customers and partners. We operate a truly flexible and hybrid working culture that promotes work-life balance, and are proud to be able to offer the following benefits:
- Company Equity
- 30 days holiday + bank holidays
- 5 days paid volunteering leave
- Health insurance
- Life Insurance
- Pension
- Access to mental health support
- Career development with access to a Udemy account, Blinkist and much more!
More about Matillion
Thousands of enterprises including Cisco, DocuSign, Pacific Life, Slack, and TUI trust Matillion technology to load, transform, sync, and orchestrate their data for a wide range of use cases from insights and operational analytics, to data science, machine learning, and AI.
With over $300M raised from top Silicon Valley investors, we are on a mission to power the data productivity of our customers and the world.
We are passionate about doing things in a smart, considerate way. We’re honoured to be named a great place to work for several years running by multiple industry research firms.
We are dual headquartered in Manchester, UK and Denver, Colorado.
We are keen to hear from prospective Matillioners, so even if you don’t feel you match all the criteria please apply and a member of our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch. Alternatively, if you are interested in Matillion but don't see a suitable role, please email
Matillion is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our team. Matillion prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. Matillion does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.