Accounts Payable Officer

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around AU$9.5 billion in 2018/19, we help customers improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets through a  deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

In New Zealand and across Australia, Babcock employs over 1000 talented people. Operating across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy, we support our customers’ technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people. In many ways, we are the brand behind the brand. You may not always see our logo, but we are behind the scenes using specialist skills and knowledge to facilitate our client’s operational requirements.

A global solution being delivered locally.

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 Senior Finance Coordinator, the Accounts Payable Officer will be responsible for supporting the functions day to day operations and also be actively involved in continual improvement of the accounts payable process.

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; and

  • 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 dependable 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: LMAN91951

Location: Adelaide - SA

Closing Date: Sunday, 9 February 2020