Accounts Payable Manager (M/F)

We are delighted to present you this new and very nice mission of Interim Management, in exclusivity, for one of our clients in France.

Currently in a phase of growth and strengthening of its financial organization, our client offers this mission of Accounts Payable Manager (M/F ) based in the Paris area.

As a member of the Finance & Accounting Department, you will be involved in a double mission: to ensure the day-to-day management and to pilot a new S2P (Sales To Pay) tool project.

Are you available immediately and motivated to carry out this mission?

In this case, please send us your application by mail to ref. 22.082.

Ready, set, apply!

☑️ The Company for this mission

Member of an international Group in the environmental sector

Activities all over France, divided by regions

Private industrial clients and public sector

Growing with performance improvement objectives

Transformation in progress

Turnover in hundreds of millions of euros

Employees: several thousand throughout France

☑️ The mission to be filled

Accounts Payable Manager

Within the head office of the company, you report directly to the Group Accounting Director and with a double mission 🎯 ensure the management of current activities and 🎯 pilot the deployment of a new tool.

Ensure the management of current activities

  • Manage a team of 8-10 people at headquarters, in charge of supplier management
  • Optimize the processing time of invoices, their correct allocation and guarantee their payment within the agreed deadlines
  • Validate supplier due date proposals and punctual payments according to needs;
  • Organize monthly closings and propose the necessary provisions
  • Maintain relations with other departments concerned: purchasing, management control, operations management and Group
  • Carry out monthly reporting of business KPI's and cash out forecast

Manage the deployment of a new tool

In relation with the Group's teams, you are the project manager for the deployment of a new Sales-to-Pay (S2P) tool throughout France. As the pilot country of the project, you:

  • Be the correspondent for the Group and all functions impacted by the project: purchasing, finance, management, IT ;
  • Participate in the definition, framing and deploymentmeetings of the roadmap;
  • Set the objectives for your area of responsibility, throughout France, in terms of deadlines and organization of supplier processes;
  • Implement, in relation with the Management, the new processes
  • Ensure the training and reinforcement of internal teams to manage the project.

🏢 Transition Management Mission

📍 Based in the Paris region, scope France

✈️ Professional mobility - Regional travel to be expected, partial telecommuting possible

🚩 A SAP start - During September 2022, as soon as the choice of the candidate is validated with our client

⚽ Initial duration of 4 months

Possible transformation, according to the "FIT" with our client or extension

☑️ Your key skills & profile


Minimum 10 years of experience in an equivalent position

Knowledge of Groups or large ETI with matrix organization

Minimum education of 3 years in Management - Accounting - Finance

Ability to manage and motivate accounting teams

Experience in shared services centers: a plus

Professional English & Microsoft office suite


Ability to manage and motivate teams

Ability to manage a project and bring together skills

🎯 You are available immediately

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