WestRock Accounts Receivable Team Lead in Nottingham, United Kingdom

MultiPackaging Solutions is a print-based specialty packaging business within WestRock that focuses on healthcare and high-end consumer markets, including confectionery, cosmetics, premium spirits and media packaging. This business provides its customers with an extensive array of premium folding cartons, inserts, labels and rigid packaging across a variety of substrates and finishes. For more information, visit www.westrock-mps.com .

For our office in Nottingham , we are currently looking for an experienced

Accounts Receivable Team Lead

How You Will Impact WestRock MPS:


To be the counter point between the business and 3rd party outsourced supplier for AR related Issues + Monitor processing volumes daily and ensure corrective timely action is taken if above acceptable limits + Ensure all WestRock polices are adhered to by Outsourced Shared Service Centre + Be the first point of escalation for the Outsourced Shared Service Centre for all accounts receivable issues + Be the first point of escalation for Finance Managers for all accounts receivable issues + Monitor and ensure that the bank reconciliation is completed each day, liaising with plant, Outsourced Shared Service Centre, AP Lead, and Collections Lead. + Act as escalation point for Supplier who are not receiving levels of service expected from Outsourced Shared Service Centre + Lead Standardisation of AR processes and procedures + Lead AR area in Transition to new delivery Centre + Assist in Implementation of new technologies + Monitor and ensure all Credit notes and Ad hoc invoices are approved in line with AR matrix + Ensure AR matrix pack and SOP’s are up to date at all times + Review and ensure all possible Early settlement discounts are being taken in line with agreements + Ensure all process are SOX compliant and in line with internal controls and processes + Ensure all cash is applied with strict time lines and applied to invoice level + To be actively involved in projects relating to the AR and reconciliation areas and to continuously improve business processes + Assist in strategizing future state of European AR management state and developing a roadmap of execution

What you need to succeed:


Min. two years of experience in leading accounts receivable function + Experience in B2B customer management in multi-plant / legal entity structure + Strong analytical skills + Strong communication skills and experience in interacting with both external suppliers and divisions + Be able to proactively build relationships with suppliers and departments + Must be very organised and systematic in approach to work + Advanced MS Excel, MS wordand PowerPoint + Must have good time management skills and be able to meet strict deadlines + Willing to travel as required

What we offer:


Attractive salary + incentive, reflecting skills, competencies and potential + A corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence + A role in which you can prove and further develop your skills + Work in a multinational context - international clients and project teams

Finance and Accounting

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Accounts Receivable Team Lead

United Kingdom-Nottingham