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Finance Payable Lead

Job Description

To ensure timely payments to vendor and employees with full compliance of GSK and legal policies.

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Review and manage vendors and employee payments
  • Meetings and follow up with vendors 
  • Manage cash flow forecast and request funds
  • Maintain and keep bank mandates up to date on all systems
  • Manage monthly accruals and amortizations
  • Lead month end process in coordination with other functions
  • Journal review and posting confirmation
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Employee balance confirmations
  • Managing corporate cards
  • Support internal audit by external team
  • Ensure internal controls are in places in full compliance with SOPs
  • Manage P2P team of 2/3 people and overall payable process


  • Ensuring deliveries of the objectives/monthly tasks as per agreed timelines



Specialist Experience

Key Behavioural Competencies:

  • Business Knowledge
  • Driving Partnerships
  • Option analysis & Decision making
  • Questioning and Challenging
  • Communicating for Results
  • Technical Expertise

Other Attributes:

  • Customer Driven
  • Organizing, Streamlining and Automation
  • Team Player
  • Ability to focus on detail
  • Stakeholder management

Basic qualifications: 

  • Professional degree in accounting and finance (MBA/ACCA or similar)
  • Minimum 3 years post qualification experience in payable area
  • Fully bilingual English-Arabic
  • JDE and SAP financial systems experience is a plus
  • Good command over Excel.

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Any additional related qualification is a plus



Please note that all information in this job description is accurate at the time of posting. Please be aware that companies may change details and/or closing dates without notice.


Job Summary

Jeddah / Makkah
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Pharma/Biotech
Job Type
  • Full-time
  • Negotiable
28 February 2019
Applications Deadline
06 April 2019

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