A/P & Financial Process Accountant

­For our client, an international company with global headquarters near Turnhout we are looking for an AP Financial Process Accountant

Jouw job

Purpose of the role

  • In your role as AP Financial Process Accountant, you will be part of the Accounts Payable team of the European Service Center. Key is to understand & become fully familiar with the daily accounts payable operations of the different companies, in order to improve the quality and efficiency of the Finance related processes. As an AP Financial Process Accountant, you will be responsible for these finance improvement projects, their implementation and follow up. You will also provide support & advice to the EMEA business by understanding the business flows of the group, while acting as a central point of contact for accounts payable related matters within the group.

Principal responsibilities

 Process and systems 

  • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve quality and efficiency in payment and other accounts payable processes.
  • Review and recommend modifications to payment and accounts payable systems and procedures.
  • Develop and document business processes and account payable policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.

Accounts payable responsibilities

  • Participate in payment operations.
  • Participate in processing of incoming invoices.

Support month-end and year-end close process

Jouw profiel


  • Minimum Bachelor or Master Degree in Finance or Accounting.



  • 3 to 5 years of experience within accounts payable functions and the payment process, preferably in an international organization.
  • Hands-on experience with an ERP-tool (SAP, JDE, …) and all its processes.
  • Experience with Project Management is recommended.



  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures.
  • Eagerness to learn, actively seeking opportunities for self-development and learning.
  • Team player with strong communication skills.
  • Demonstrates market and business awareness in a broader context.
  • Ability to work well independently and within deadlines.
  • Well organized and punctual.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Mature attitude.


Language skills

  • Fluent knowledge of Dutch and English is required.
  • Other European language skills are considered as an asset.


Other skills

  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications.

Het aanbod

Our client offers a permanent contract within a growing international company. You will have a global scope and will be granted a high level of autonomy. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to work in a global headquarter without having to commute to Brussels or Antwerp.

Interested? E-mail your cv to finance@bakker.be, mentioning the reference FIN7012

Ervaring: 3-5
Locatie: Turnhout
Contract: Voltijds
Studieniveau: Bachelor

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