Business Area: Purchasing and Payments Service Centre
Location: Broadlands, Horsham
Reporting to: Head of Payables
Job title: Payables Analyst
We are building a brand new Purchasing and Payment capability in our Broadland Business Centre which will provide client focussed, best in class support to stakeholders globally across the full cost lifecycle. This is an exciting opportunity to join the Payables team and to help develop it from the ground up.
Reporting to the Payable Lead Specialist 1 you will be responsible for; (i) ensuring Purchase Orders have been receipted correctly and on a timely basis; (ii) reviewing invoices for tax and accounting treatment; (iii) supporting the processing batch and manual payments.
Who we're looking for
The successful candidate will be a numerate, strong communicator capable of helping non-finance users understand finance operational processes. They will also be able to work accurately, with a keen awareness of the core controls and be considerate of how the tasks they perform impact other processes.
An enthusiastic, curious and flexible attitude is more important than prior experience in finance.
We're a global investment manager. We help institutions, intermediaries and individuals around the world invest money to meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future.
We have around 5,000 people on six continents. And we've been around for over 200 years, but keep adapting as society and technology changes. What doesn't change is our commitment to helping our clients, and society, prosper.
You'll be based at our Broadlands Business Campus near Horsham in West Sussex. It's home to our EMEA Operations and Technology Operations hub.
The Payables team, along with Supply Chain Services, Purchasing and Reconciliations, form the new Broadlands Purchasing and Payment Service Centre, an efficient, best-in-class capability servicing Schroders offices globally.
The Payables team will be formed of c. 6 people responsible for; (i) working with the business to ensure they have correctly receipted their purchase orders; (ii) reviewing invoices for tax and accounting treatment; (iii) processing batch and manual payments. Individuals within the team will process invoices and payments for a variety of tax jurisdictions.
Payables will work closely with the Purchasing team to ensure payments to our employees, clients and suppliers are made on a timely basis.
What you'll do
The knowledge, experience and qualifications you need
The knowledge, experience and qualifications that will help
What you'll be like
We're looking for the best, whoever they are
Schroders is an equal opportunities employer. You're welcome here whatever your socio-economic background, race, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious belief, age or disability.