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Accounts Payable Accountant

Sofia, Bulgaria · Finance

At SumUp, we are driven to empower small businesses across the globe by de-hassling their lives and helping them to succeed. Our vision as a global FinTech company is to build the first-ever global card acceptance brand, and we are well on our way as small businesses in over 33 countries around the world rely on SumUp to get paid. To get there, we are putting together an awesome team that is committed to one another and to our merchants. You could be our missing link! Help us bring card acceptance to the masses!

Have you heard of the tribalised accounting team concept? It’s when the team is organically growing, becoming more strategic, and taking on a journey to transformation, enveloping multiple accounting areas. It means that you will have the opportunity to experience the real world of business forecasting, implement your ideas in ongoing projects, build and optimise systems, helping the team define what good looks like in that area;  work on accruals, own processes in a fast-paced environment,  add value on a global level and be recognised as a subject matter expert, while working with high autonomy and being encouraged to think outside the box of your scope.

What you’ll do

  • Review and post vendor invoices

  • Research and resolve invoice discrepancies and issues as neede

  • Solve unusual or questionable primary documentation items

  • Build partnerships with respective stakeholders, understands their goals and drives solutions

  • Correspond with vendors and respond to inquiries

  • Ensure deep vendor knowledge in line with business needs and scope

  • Coordinate regular payment proposal process

  • Monitor accounts to ensure payments are up to date and processed timely and accurately

  • Month end closing activities, incl. but not limited to: vendor accruals, deferred expenses, MoM variance analysis comments, vendor reporting

  • Participate in creation and maintenance of operational desktop procedures (DTPs)

  • Ensures accurate historical records and accounting ledgers

  • Provide supporting documentation for audits

  • Ensure confidentiality of organizational information

You’ll be great for this role if the below apply to you

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA) or Master in Accounting/Finance is required

  • Accounts payable or general accounting experience on current or relevant position

  • Fluent English, both written and spoken

  • Knowledge in SAP or other ERP systems and MS Office

  • Knowledge of bookkeeping, taxation and accounting principles

  • Very good analytical skills

  • Proven experience with any kind of automated tool for processing vendor invoices

  • High attention to detail and accuracy

  • Target driven with ability to remain focused on goals and maintaining effective work despite challenges

  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure in a high-paced multinational organization

  • Strong verbal and written communication, interpersonal and cross functional collaboration skills

  • Builds partnerships with stakeholders, understands their goals and drives solutions

  • Strong team player able to interact with colleagues at all levels

  • Enthusiastic, dedicated and willing to Learn, conscientious with a “can-do” attitude and a proactive Work ethic

  • ACCA certification will be considered as an advantage

Why you should join SumUp

  • We’re a truly global team of 3000+ people from 90+ countries, spread across 4 continents

  • You'll have the opportunity to make an impact as we work in flat hierarchies

  • You'll have the space to drive your career here and take ownership of projects

  • You'll be able to attend team events and offsites

  • Office relaxation activities such as yoga and massages and regular brunches, football events and office parties

  • 25 days paid vacation + 1 accumulative day for each year of employment at SumUp

  • Additional health insurance and Multisport card

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we create powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that the small business owners we partner with can be successful doing what they love. 

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, colour, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

SumUp will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate.

Job Application Tip

We recognise that candidates feel they need to meet 100% of the job criteria in order to apply for a job. Please note that this is only a guide. If you don’t tick every box, it’s ok too because it means you have room to learn and develop your career at SumUp.