Accounts Receivable Director
My client, a global publicly traded consumer products company, is seeking an Accounts Receivable Director in Somerset, NJ.
The Accounts Receivable Director will conduct ongoing evaluations of each area of the AR department to stream line functionality and provide recommendations for change. Goal being to enhance and improve the codependences of each unit of the department (Financial Services, Cash Application, Invoice Collections and Deductions Resolution)
The Accounts Receivable Director will provide leadership and guidance to the Accounts Receivable landscape with the emphasis being on special projects related to the multi-yearSAP implementation. Will be a key business partner with AR department leaders and their support staff to strategically maximize opportunities, create efficiencies and minimize risk with regards to the SAP system implementation.
Ensure that the department is in compliance with SOX Requirements within SAP.
Make recommendations to enhance the activities within the SAP arena.
Evaluate staffing within the four units of the AR department to ensure it is adequate and responsive to current needs for the business, external environment factors as well as the SAP project.
Partner with the AR departments leaders and larger department management team to anticipate and resolve issues relating to AR and SAP.
Key business partner with IT- will represent interests of the AR area on all activities related to system upgrades, changes and enhancements as it relates to SAP.
Coordinate the timely flow of information between Risk, Collections and Deduction Management.
BA/BS required in finance or related field
8 + years experience in finance and SAP.
Minimum of 3 years in a management role required
Extensive knowledge of the SAP standards and how they affect the day to day operations of an Accounts Receivable department is required.