BS1, Bristol
£31,683 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Accounts Payable & Receivable Manager

(Ref:  SUS3345C)

£31,683 per annum

37.5 hours per week – flexible working patterns available

Base: flexible location – home working with travel to Bristol expected 2 or 3 days per fortnight


About Sustrans

Our vision and mission have never been more relevant. 

Across the UK, governments are pledging investment and action on walking and cycling.

We are working together to make a real difference - creating places where everyone can live and travel happily and healthily, and where nobody is excluded.

Our work wouldn’t be possible without the commitment and dedication of our colleagues.

We are proud of our employee net promoter score, being in the top 20% of all employers across all sectors in the UK, due to our energised, friendly and motivated workforce.

Join Sustrans today and help us get things done, together




About the Role

We now have an excellent opportunity for you to join us as our Accounts Payable & Receivable Manager, helping us to make sure that the Finance Team continues to provide an excellent service to Sustrans colleagues and to our suppliers and customers.

Managing the transactional finance team, your role will see you responsible for designing, developing and maintaining systems, processes and procedures to enable the smooth running of our transactional finance function. 


About You

We are looking for an organised and methodical individual with the ability to work accurately and to deadlines.

You will have experience of running a busy Accounts Payable and/or Accounts receivable team with the ability to supervise and support direct reports.

You will have knowledge and experience of Dimensions or a similar accounting system and MS Excel.

So, if this sounds like you, apply today and help support Sustrans to make a difference by creating healthier places and happier lives for everyone.


What we Offer



  • 26 days’ leave per annum plus bank holidays for full-time working
  • Ability to buy an extra week of annual leave (pro-rata for part-time staff)
  • Staff volunteer days
  • 24/7 free, impartial and confidential support service
  • We are members of the Green Commute Initiative and Cycle Scheme who both offer cycle to work schemes



  • Group Personal Pension scheme with a 4% or 5% of basic salary contribution being matched by Sustrans
  • Bike, computer and season ticket loans
  • Discount benefits


Family Friendly

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Flexible Working practices (full time hours are 37.5 per week, Monday - Friday)



Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9 am on Monday 1 November 2021.  Interviews will take place via MS Teams as soon as possible after closing date.


To apply, please complete our online application form. 


Equality, diversity and inclusion

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We welcome applications from people from all parts of the community, particularly where we are under-represented. This includes people who identify as having a disability, and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups.

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Posted on: 13 October 2021
Closed date: 01 November 2021
Job ref: 151244CHJ
Tags: Finance, Operations