Team Leader Accounts Payable


Lisboa, PT

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Finance & Controlling
Type of Contract:  Permanent
Job ID:  33179
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Located in the heart of Lisbon, Webasto Portugal is a Business Service Center (WBS), part of the Webasto Group.

Because the “We” in Webasto is your special plus, you will find an innovative and multicultural environment with equal opportunities.




  • Take responsibility for operational management of one WBS team within accounts payable;
  • Ensure day-to-day business including operational execution of accounts payable tasks and manage escalations;
  • Take responsibility for service quality and KPIs of the respective accounts payable team;
  • Identify process standardization and improvement opportunities and collaborate and support on its implementation process;
  • People manager of the respective accounts payable team;
  • Act as the AP business partner for the entities under respective team scope while driving standardization;
  • Support transfer of activities from international legal entities into the service organization;
  • Train new employees, document and review processes with existing team members.




  • Professional experience of 5+ years in accounting with deep and broad understanding of accounts payable and VAT regulations;
  • First leadership experience and skills with performance orientation, good communication skills and assertiveness;
  • Hands on mentality and fast customer-oriented problem-solving abilities;
  • Strong commitment, motivation and high enthusiasm;
  • Former experience as team lead in SSC operations desirable;
  • Good understanding of Procure to Pay end to end process;
  • Advanced SAP FI knowledge;
  • Advanced knowledge of MS office tools (mainly MS Outlook and Excel);
  • Excellent English skills in speaking and writing, one further European language desirable ;
  • Team player with a good sense for different company/country.


What we offer:


  • Competitive salary package;
  • Health insurance;
  • Career path to suit your ambition;
  • Access to the Webasto Academy to develop your skills;
  • Work-life balance with flexible hours and a hybrid working format;
  • Flex benefits;
  • Five extra days off;
  • Wellbeing program, which includes breakfast and fresh fruit available daily and Friday’s special bell.


At Webasto, you will be part of our sustainability strategy, which incorporates ecological, social, and economic dimensions. We provide a stable working environment based on solid corporate values and an international culture of innovation and cooperation.