Accounts Receivable Manager - London

  • London
  • Full-Time
Acast was founded in 2014 and is one of the most eminent podcast platforms, and a pioneer in the open 
podcast ecosystem, connecting all podcasting stakeholders to one common software infrastructure.
Through its infrastructure, Acast allows advertisers to efficiently target an engaged audience of listeners 
through dynamic ad insertion, while podcasters are given access to a range of monetization opportunities and the necessary tools to expand their listener base.
The company has a global footprint across 12 countries and, during 2020, had approximately three billion 
listens on Acast-connected podcasts. Today, Acast hosts more than 35,000 shows. Acast’s headquarters are located in Stockholm, Sweden and the Company has 12 local subsidiaries including UK, US, Australia, Norway, France, Germany, Ireland, Mexico and Canada.

About the role

We are now looking for a driven Accounts Receivable Manager to our team in London.  We're a tight team who thrive together, we laugh a lot and are open and supportive of each other. We consider ourselves a modern organization driven by strong values to create the best, most fulfilling and nurturing culture. 

In this very important role you will be the link between the Sales department and the Billing department. Your responsibilities will include ensuring that customer information is accurate and up to date and that the governance of sales orders and reconciling against invoice. 

You will be in charge of ensuring that the entire chain of sold ads reconciles with invoicing what’s being paid to podcasters. You will need to keep track of the DSO report and manage and follow up on unpaid due invoices, be responsible for investigating the backlog of unpaid invoices, and identifying areas of our process that require improvement and offering solutions.

In this role you will need to confidently communicate with:
  • Sales department
  • Accounts receivable department
  • Customers/Agencies
  • Pod-payout department
  • Legal

  • Who you are:
  • Organized and able to handle large transaction volumes, but still see the specific customer
  • Investigation skills and confident in approaching customers with queries
  • Don't hesitate to  escalate when necessary
  • Service minded approach to our customers and internal sales teams
  • Experience from working with deadlines 
  • Sense for details and thoroughness – as always in finance work

  • It is meritorious if you have:
  • Experience with accounting of AR in an international organization, preferably from a listed company
  • Agency experience /experience from advertising industry
  • System knowledge (Netsuite, Oracle, Sales Force) 

  • Acast is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin or any of the other wonderful characteristics that make us different.

    Culture is our number one priority as a business. We believe people come first, and we work every day to enable autonomy, continuous improvement and bring out the best in people. We’re global and have remote teams, so it’s even more important that we strive for an open, inclusive and caring environment where everyone feels visible and welcome. We consider ourselves a modern organization driven by strong values to create the best, most fulfilling and nurturing culture.

    We very much look forward to finding the next great person to join our cause!