Accounting Manager - Shared Services

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019608
Date Posted:Sep 30
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
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Our client is looking for an ACCOUNTING MANAGER - SHARED SERVICES candidate located in Metro Detroit, MI. This is a ground floor opportunity with a rapidly growing company and leader in their industry.

The Accounting Manager – Shared Service is responsible for providing leadership and oversight of the Finance and Accounting Operations, including Procurement, Accounts Payable, Payroll and other global finance services supporting global operations of the Company. This includes management of a team responsible for delivering efficient and cost-effective transaction processing services in alignment with established quality standards and performance metrics as well as providing strategic support and analysis. Oversight of the accounts payable department includes ensuring timely and accurate payments to suppliers, preparation of month end journal entries, reconciliation of AP accounts, and resolution of accounting questions, oversight for PO administration and global payroll.


  • Oversight of accounting shared service functions including Payroll, Accounts Payable, Procurement and other shared accounting and finance functional assignments
  • Manage procure to pay processes and procedures including responsibility for reporting and analysis.
  • Manage payroll processes and procedures including responsibility for reporting and analysis
  • Articulate the vision of Finance and Accounting Operations and ensure that the team understands and embraces their ability to impact delivery.
  • Develop and implement metrics for assessment of shared service processing functions
  • Manage and administrate global travel program
  • Supervise, train and mentor a staff of Shared Service Professionals.


  • Bachelor's degree required in accounting or business administration, accounting, or related discipline.
  • CPA and or a MBA a plus
  • Strong Financial Systems and software experience.
  • 10+ years' experience in accounts payable and accounts receivable, including experience in a shared service environment.
  • Solid project management, organizational and mentoring skills.
  • Strong commercial acumen and customer service focus with ability to understand how the business operates and the upstream and downstream activities that impact and are impacted by Shared Services.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality in all processes

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to:

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Venteon our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering, IT and Administrative talent in the industry today.