Accounts Payable Manager (W/M)

We are delighted to introduce you this new and interesting recruitment opportunity, on an exclusive & confidential base for one of our European client, based in France.

Our client is currently strengthening its financial teams and is creating this new position as Accounts Payable Manager (W/M) position based in the very attractive Alpes Maritime Department.

As a key manager within the Finance & Accounting teams, you will be leading various challenges, such as ensuring the day-to-day team management and developing key Purchase-To-Pay (P2P) processes.
In addition, you will have the opportunity to be part of a transformation and growth project within a dynamic and enthusiastic management team.

🎯 Are you ready to take part of this journey & available to carry on this opportunity ? Then, there is no time to loose in rapidly sending us your CV and motivation message in English by e-mail to with ref. 23.020.

☑️ The Company for this opportunity
Head of mid-size Group with a large European presence.
Selling mainly on BtoB.
Premium international brand in its sector.
ETI size with a turnover of around €100m.
Member of a key Private Equity Group.
Currently developing and structuring its European activities.

☑️ The permanent position
Accounts Payable Manager – European wide Scope

Directly reporting to the Group Chief Accountant.
Main mission: supervising and developing the European Accounts Payable teams based on various countries. Developing the key processes and sharing the best practices within the whole Group.

Main activities :

  • Develop the AP team: define roles & responsibilities, integrate new entities ;
  • Implement : a new ERP project a key user for the AP activities ;
  • Manage and coach your direct reports : 6 to 8 employees ;
  • Improve processes, share best practices within all countries ;
  • Support the AP team : in their day to day activities ;
  • Supervise vendor payments, in compliance with the internal controls ;
  • Analyze ageing balance and accruals ;
  • Manage relationships : with the key suppliers and with inter-company.

🚀 Express Executive recruitment : for a permanent contract
📍 PACA region : Alpes Maritimes department
✈️ Professional mobility : upon necessary within the EU countries
🚩 Starting date : ASAP, end February or latest early march 2023

☑️ Your key skills & profile
Strong Accounting background.
Relevant experience in AP management : at least 5 years in the function.
Ability to work in a fast-moving & dynamic environment.
Knowledge of international environment.
Experience with Shared Service Center (SSC).
English mandatory, another European EU language such as Italian, Spanish, German, Dutch is a plus.

Positive mindset and communication.
Ability to motivate and manage multi-cultural teams.
Well organized, team player, precise and results focused.
ERP knowledge of JDE or SAP is a plus, not essential.

🎯 You are rapidly available
This is a Express & Exclusive search for our client.

🦸‍♀️🦸‍♂️ Your profile “FIT” with this opportunity?
If so, then send in English your CV + targeted message by email only to with reference 23.020.

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