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Ingersoll Rand Group Ireland

Finance Leader EMEA - Procure to Pay

Ingersoll Rand Group Ireland

  • Dublin
  • Not disclosed
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 27/02/2013
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Ingersoll Rand is uniquely qualified to create and sustain safe, comfortable and efficient environments.  Our people and our market leading brands, including Club Car®, Ingersoll Rand®, Schlage®, Thermo King®, and Trane®, work together to inspire progress for our customers. For more information about Ingersoll Rand visit


Please note: This position can be based in Brussels or Dublin

Principal Responsibilities

As Accounts Payable Leader

1.   Building a relationship with the regional business unit management teams and clearly communicating thaccounts payable strategy and operating model

2.   Developing a cohesive AP team through regional leadership over 50 full-time Accounts Payable associates, located throughout the region.

3.   Driving the implementation of the global accounts payable operating model and common policies and processes into EMEA:

·        Deploying standard processes and procedures consistently across the region, including the transition of certain month end closing processes to the R2R teams

·        Work closely with procurement and materials management teams to ensure clear implementation of downstream roles and  responsibilities in the PTP value stream

·        Simultaneously, develop a strategy to build a shared service model for the AP transactional processes in line with current level of capabilities and process maturity and  standardization implementation of Oracle R-12

4.   Providing support development of the overall governance framework and structures related to Accounts Payable to ensure standard process compliance.

5.   Developing and monitoring performance metrics and key indicators, taking corrective actions as appropriate

6.   Being responsible for controls and ensure financial and process compliance. Monitor internal and external audit issues and ensure timely completion of action plans. Provide support as needed for issue closure.

As Finance Partner for Global Procurement

7.   Partner with and provide finance support to the regional Global Procurement leader

·        Act as liaison with local business unit finance teams to better understand impacts of year over year price variances in direct material on their plant P&L’s

·        Support development of forecasts and targets for direct material price variances in regional business unit P&L’sSupport regional global procurement team in the developing their operating expense budgets and tracking of actual expenses

·        Assist Global Finance teams with deployment of allocation methodologies for global procurement related costs

·        Support key risk management initiatives within Global Procurement:

§   Global  metals hedging strategy, partnering with local global procurement and finance teams

§   Key regional contact to enable and deploy supplier risk management initiative

Percentage of Travel:50%
Min. Yrs. Experience:10-15
Education Standard:
Education Type:College


·         Change Leader.

o   Facilitate communication across region.

o   Develop and drive effective implementation plans, removing barriers and roadblocks as needed.

o   Sets the pace for the changes within the region, which may include technology, accounting standards, organization, etc.

·         Driver of results using a collaborative approach.

o   Operational driver, proactively planning and delivering commitments.

o   Comfortable working under pressure and meeting deadlines.

o   Properly prioritizes to balance multiple priorities.

o   Solid analytical skills with a process focus. The ability to recognize issues within processes and organizations, while considering functional interdependencies.

·         Collaborator.

·         Team Leader and Developer.



The successful candidate will have:

·        Finance/Accounting background, MBA preferred

·        Successfully lead a large similar type organization with a proven track record of performance improvement

·        International or cross-regional experience preferred, but not required

·        Experience in driving change and working in a regional multi-sector environment

·        Operational excellence capabilities and vision

·        Understanding of industry standards and best practices, keep current with industry trends, and understand and evaluate complex business functions and processes.

·        10 years of management experience

·        Experience working in a matrix environment. The ability to influence without necessarily having positional power.


·         20 Locations

·         50 accounts payable associates

·         2.6m invoices processed annually

·         90 Global Procurement associates


Direct report to Global Accounts Payable leader

If you share our passion for inspiring progress—for bringing about bold shifts in how people, economies and societies operate—then you belong with Ingersoll Rand. Progress begins with you.

Ingersoll Rand is committed to helping you reach your professional, personal and financial goals.  We offer competitive compensation that aligns with our business strategies and comprehensive benefits to help you live your healthiest. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse culture that engages as well as values the different backgrounds and experiences of our employees, which, in turn, spurs innovation, generates creative solutions and enhances our customer relations.  

Ingersoll Rand is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Ref: 27395061
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