Head of Procure to Pay

Recruiter
Robert Walters
Location
Manchester
Salary
65000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

One of the UK's leading construction businesses is looking for a Head of Procure to Pay to join their rapidly growing headquarters in Manchester City Centre.

Head of Procure to Pay Responsibilities

  • To lead and develop a high performing Procure to Pay team
  • Define & deliver a P2P strategy for leveraging the ERP investment, cultivating an environment where continuous improvement drives efficiency and maximises the return in investment.
  • Drive the swift transition from historical systems to a fully automated system, ensuring all operational teams deliver a step change in performance improving financial control, reporting and overall service levels.
  • Ensure resources are effectively & efficiently managed to maintain and develop the strong financial control environment required to manage payments to terms across direct & indirect spend.
  • As part of the senior leadership team guide and implement the strategy of the Business Service Centre to deliver out performance
  • To influence confidently across functional areas to drive changes to embedded processes through.

Requirements

  • Preferably ACA / ACCA / ACMA (or overseas equivalent) with finance and shared service experience, preferably with a large company
  • Good understanding of all key activities across Finance preferably in a Shared Services or SAP environment
  • Experience of ERP system management and support
  • Experience of leading large diverse teams and managing a broad set of stakeholders
  • Experience of delivering/project managing process improvements, managing change projects which have delivered significant commercial value
  • Experience of working in a fast paced high volume environment
  • Experience of working in an KPI driven environment
  • Good knowledge of procurement & accounting principles, activities and processes

This is a superb opportunity for a Shared Services specialist to join a hugely successful business and recognisable brand.

If you would like to know more about this role then please contact Mike Browne on or