Accounts Payable Service Delivery Lead - GPC Asia Pacific - Rowville

Rowville VIC, Australia

  • Work for a global leader in automotive parts distribution
  • Unique opportunity in state-of-the-art offices in Rowville
  • 2021 AFR BOSS Best places to work award
  • Work for a global leader in automotive parts distribution
  • Unique opportunity in state-of-the-art offices in Rowville
  • 2021 AFR BOSS Best places to work award

About us:

GPC Asia Pacific is Australia and New Zealand's largest distributor of automotive aftermarket vehicle parts, solutions and accessories. Our strong brand presence in the industry has a history spanning nearly 100 years, and we continue to experience success. With more than 400 branches, and a philosophy focused on continuous improvement, our business offers customers a service level unparalleled in the automotive industry.

The Role:

You will be working with a small team in our Rowville National Support Office. You will support the GPC Asia Pacific Group of Companies by leading, guiding and mentoring an offshore AP team to deliver services in line with company expectations and commitments. You will handle general and escalated enquiries, monitor compliance and adherence to set deliverables, and be actively involved in the development of our offshore team, with particular focus on systems and technical requirements and maintenance.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Manage full-range accounts payable enquiries
  • Develop strong peer and stakeholder relationships
  • Streamline, standardise and improve processes and activities
  • Maintain meaningful regular communications with offshore team
  • Respond to internal and external AP enquiries in a timely, effective and solutions-driven manner
  • Resolve complex systems issues and participate in systems testing
  • SLA and KPI reporting

To be successful you will have:

  • A strong commercial acumen, and shared services experience
  • Solid experience in a fast-paced Accounts Payable / Shared Services environment
  • Experience gained from a large business format
  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting or similar (CPA qualified or completing ideal)
  • Innovative thinking abilities, with a solutions-driven approach
  • Advanced excel skills (macros)
  • Sound computer skills, and systems experience
  • A proactive, professional approach, with a customer centric mentality
  • Willingness to learn more and to be an all-rounder
  • Ability to build trust quickly and work effectively with remote teams

We can offer you:

  • Recognition programs
  • An inclusive team environment; our team are important members of the GPC family
  • The opportunity to join a progressive global company that continually strives to remain the number one in the automotive aftermarket
  • Ongoing training and career development; we genuinely care about supporting you to reach your full potential
  • Never Better; our wellbeing program that includes financial, career, family, nutrition and lifestyle guidance
  • Discounts internally and with external partners including health providers

Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the GPC Asia Pacific family.

Type: Permanent Full-Time

Category: Banking and Finance

Salary: Staff Discounts & Benefits + Career Opportunities

Reference ID: AU2217MS001121

Date Posted: 22/09/2021