Regional Manager, R2P/P2P

Kuala Lumpur Permanent
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Be part of a globally recognized organisation

About Our Client

The P2P Regional Manager is responsible for operations and strategic direction for the Procure to Pay (P2P) function, which includes the Procurement team and the Payments & Expense team.

The role ensures efficiency of P2P operations, with a focus on streamlining, simplifying, and leveraging technology for greatest utility across the entire procure-to-pay cycle, while also addressing evolving regulatory and reporting requirements.

Job Description

  • Efficiently manage vendor data, purchase orders, invoice processes, and resolve discrepancies.
  • Drive process improvements, including the implementation of automation in SAP.
  • Oversee travel and entertainment programs, including card issuance, SAP Concur management, and fraud detection.
  • Ensure compliance with policies, develop expertise in global business processes like the Ariba SAP Supplier Portal system, and maintain service levels with stakeholders through structured reviews and monthly KPIs.
  • Provide regional leadership in Purchase Order Processing, Vendor Master Data, Disbursements, T&E, Technology Enablement, and Freight Rating.
  • Additionally, support, supervise, recruit, train, and develop the Kuala Lumpur-based team of requisition-to-pay professionals.

The Successful Applicant

  • 15 years of requisition-to-pay/finance experience with knowledge and understanding of shared services centers.
  • Knowledge of SAP/ERP finance modules and basic knowledge of other SAP functional areas (Materials Management, Production Planning, Sales, and Distribution).
  • Extensive experience leading large teams of employees handling knowledge-based and transactional activities in finance and/or accounting.
  • Strong strategic leadership, influencing, and interpersonal skills to balance the regional aspects of the position with the global environment.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience managing operational budgets, promoting a continuous improvement culture, and driving action to meet challenging operational metrics.

What's on Offer

  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Be part of a globally recognized organisation
  • Enhance your P2P skills
Contact
Sara Afzal
Quote job ref
JN-062024-6448028
Phone number
6012 326 4054

Job summary

Function
Finance & Accounting
Specialisation
Financial Director / CFO
What is your area of specialisation?
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Kuala Lumpur
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Sara Afzal
Consultant contact
6012 326 4054
Job Reference
JN-062024-6448028

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.