Accounts Payable Manager

Accounts Payable Manager 

Lucy & Yak are hiring!!!! We are looking for an experienced Accounts Payable Manager / AP Specialist to join our growing team in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. 

If you have great AP experience, are used to Managing/Supervising people and want to work for one of the UK’s fastest growing brands - this could be the role for you!

What will you be doing? 

  • Manage all day to day Accounts Payable for Lucy & Yak
  • Implement and manage our PtoP (procure to pay) procedure
  • Manage a small team of Accounts Assistants
  • Reporting directly to our Finance Manager 
  • Supplier Management and Due Diligence 
  • Reporting on all things AP - to be presented to the Finance Manager and Finance Director 
  • Constant process improvement and always looking for ways to become more efficient!
  • Support in other Transactional Finance functions when needed 

What are we looking for?

  • You must be comfortable Managing a small team 
  • You will be an AP expert, and enjoy both ‘getting your hands dirty’ in the details of the role, as well as having the ability to step back and see the ‘bigger picture’
  • Be able to demonstrate a really sound understanding of the Procure to Pay process
  • Confidence to lead projects and make process improvements 
  • Ability to communicate effectively across the business, with both Finance and non-Finance people
  • A passionate and positive person, who likes getting stuck in and jumping in at the deep end!!!

What are we proud of? 

  • We are a certified Living Wage employer
  • We work every day to improve our social and environmental impact (see website for more details).
  • Constant growth - we are one of the most exciting & fastest growing brands in the UK and can’t wait to welcome more people into the business to join us on this mission!   

The fine print 

  • £25-28k annually
  • Based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire (Wombwell)
  • CLOSING DATE - 22/09/2022
  • Please send a CV to our careers team -

Thank you for your application in advance. Due to the high volumes of applications and being a small team, we are only able to respond to successful candidates. Love, Lucy & Yak x