Accounts Payable Officer

Babcock is a leading engineering support services organisation, with a rich history of service excellence. We employ over 35,000 talented and committed people across six continents and worldwide revenues of over AU$9.5 billion. In Australia and New Zealand, Babcock operates nationally, employing over 700 staff. Operating across defence, mining and construction, aviation, ports, cyber security and engineering consultancy, we support our customers technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people.

We currently have a full time permanent opportunity for an experienced and professional Accounts Payable Officer to join our high performing Finance team based in our state-of-the-art Australasian headquarters in the Adelaide CBD.

About the Role

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller the Accounts Payable Officer will be responsible for supporting the functions day to day operations and also identifying opportunities to improve the account payable systems and processes


Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Entry and management of accounts payable invoices;

  • Reconciliation of supplier statements;

  • Management of outstanding invoices;

  • Management of weekly supplier payments.

  • Adhoc finance function duties as required


About You

This role will align with an experienced Accounts Payable Officer that has tertiary qualifications and a proven track record of delivery within a complex business environment. You will be a highly experienced professional that has excellent interpersonal skills and a strong financial system and process understanding. Additionally you will be a confident team player that has a passion for identifying opportunities, driving change and enjoys working within a team environment but can also work autonomously as required. You will have exceptional time management and organisational experience coupled with an ability to prioritise, plan and organise your work load and timeframes with a strong attention to detail. The successful candidate will have high level ERP & computer skills and have a proven ability to adapt and learn new systems and processes quickly.

About Us

In return Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you have the opportunity to drive change and the autonomy to deliver operational excellence and best practice within a global organisation that has an enviable reputation for delivering excellence. Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety and environment and diversity so if you would like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, then please register your interest via the ‘Apply Now” button below




Job no: JKAO80973

Location: Adelaide - SA

Closing Date: Sunday, 11 November 2018