Manager, Account Payable Europe

Spin Master International B.V.

Place of work
Karadžičova, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 2 400 EUR/monthnegotiable based on candidate's experience

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Manager AP reports to the Senior Manager Finance Operations Europe and is responsible to manage the AP department (6 direct reports) for the European entities and coordinate direct reports to ensure all related activities are performed according to agreed timelines and in compliance with procedures and SLA.

Specific Responsibilities:
• Employee performance review and management
• Coordinate daily AP operations:
- PO/Non-PO invoices processing
- Liaise with Buyers, Procurement, Vendors, Finance on any related issue
- Preparation of weekly payment runs
- Processing of T&Es and Credit Card employee expenses
- Review changes to Vendor Master File
- Process accruals
- Maintain Cash Book

• Coordinate Month/Quarter/Year-end Closing Activities
- Accruals Management
- Open Items reporting with actions for resolution
- BS Reconciliations
- GR/IR reconciliation

• Manage Internal Controls and Audit requirements and deliverables
• Actively explore opportunities for process improvement
• Active involvement in ad hoc projects
• Build a strong Partnership and Collaboration with the Business Units and Headquarters
• Team Management activities
- Recruitment of new hires
- Performance Management
- Training and coaching
- Talent Development
• Other ad hoc tasks (assigned projects) and duties as assigned by management

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Economy, Finance, Accountancy

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

Required Skill Set:
• Strong computer skills in MS Office, Excel in particular, knowledge of SAP would be an advantage
• Good leadership skills
• Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal) in English and a friendly diplomatic manner are a must.
• Good knowledge of other market language is advantage
• Shows initiative and attention to detail
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to stay calm in stressful situations
• Ability to Multi-task
• Work well with a team or independently
• Strong accounting, analytical, and problem solving skills

Required Qualifications & Experience:
• Accounting/Finance Education
• 5 years’ related experience in Accounts Payable/Finance
• Experience with Consumer Goods/ Retail Industry preferred


Brief description of the company

Spin Master ( is a leading global children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures, licenses and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands including Zoomer™, Bakugan™, Meccano™, and 2017 Toys of the Year, Hatchimals™, Air Hogs™ and PAW Patrol™. Since 2005, Spin Master has received 82 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 21 wins across a variety of product categories, including 13 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year, more than any of its competitors. To date, Spin Master has produced six television series, including 2007 success Bakugan Battle Brawlers and current hit PAW Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 2,000 people globally with offices in Canada, United States, Mexico, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovakia, China, Hong Kong, Australia and more.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Spin Master International B.V., organizačná zložka
Karadžičova 12
821 08 Bratislava


Contact person: Monika Parkes
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3868173  Dátum zverejnenia: 11.2.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 400 EUR/month