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ID:  526615

Melbourne, AU

Account Payable Officer (9-Month Maternity Leave Cover)

Jump Aboard for #betterways



Culture & Benefits:


We endeavour for Better Ways in everything we do; our culture is embodied by boldness, imagination, exemplarity and excellence. With these values at the core of our business, our workplace holds an upbeat and inspiring team who encourage you to thrive on the opportunity to innovate and adapt to the ever-changing world we live in. 


As part of our Employee Experience offering, CMA CGM offers a number of perks including:

  • Flexible working options  
  • Annual health checks for all employees 
  • Study leave and study reimbursement
  • Paid parental leave entitlement 
  • Discounted car parking at the DFO South Wharf 
  • Novated car leasing 
  • Social Club activities all year round 
  • Discounts at selected food outlets 
  • Discounted access to Push Fitness  
  • Opportunity to participate in volunteer initiatives  
  • Access to 3000+ learning resources and courses  
  • Opportunity for career development in Asia Pacific, Europe and other office locations globally


About the Role:

Duration: 9-Month Fixed Term, Full-Time

Location: South Wharf

Reporting to the GL Accounting Supervisor, the Finance Officer (Account Payable) will process AP transactions & payments (Data Entry), process & reconcile all Cash Management Transactions, process AR transactions & assist with debt collection, and responsible for the month-end reconciliations and reporting. 

The role and responsibilities will include:

  • Processing Supplier Invoices/credit notes in a timely manner
  • Processing weekly payment, EFT and Credit Card Payments, runs promptly and accurately
  • Liaising with internal Operations team to ensure invoices are approved and passed on for processing
  • Responsibility for the Debtors function, generating debtor statements and maintenance of client files
  • Monitor & follow-up overdue customer accounts
  • Carry out adhoc cash management tasks for the ANL Finance Department


To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Degree qualified in Finance / Accounting
  • 1-2 years of direct experience in AP Invoice booking
  • Strong knowledge in MS Excel - Functions (lookups and logical), Pivot Tables, Conditional Formatting, Filtering and Sorting
  • Well developed communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Results oriented with analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience with SAP, in particular T-Codes is perferred but not essential

To apply for this role, you must have full work rights in Australia.

If you are a New Zealand citizen and looking to relocate permanently to Melbourne, Australia, you are more than welcome to apply.

Please note that remote working in overseas and interstate locations will not be considered

The successful candidate will be subject to National Police Check (criminal history) prior to commencement.


About us:


We are CMA CGM, the business that moves in excess of 21 million containers of cargo every year from over 400 different seaports. Backed by a diverse portfolio of brands and subsidiaries, the CMA CGM Group is the third largest container shipping Group, making us well equipped to move cargo from door-to-door, on a global scale. 


Our mission is to lead sustainable change within the maritime industry. In order to achieve the goal of net zero carbon by 2050, sustainable development has become one of the main axes of the CMA CGM Group strategy. 


As the Group embarks on a large-scale transformation journey, this calls for our team members to be both bold and exemplary to achieve the needs of our evolving business. We are growing and changing the way we serve our customers. If you are willing to roll your sleeves up and contribute to this journey, we would love to hear from you!

Come and find your better way with us...



















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