A mutually rewarding experience.
Work. Realize your ambitions. And realize there's more to being in business than just making a profit. That's the Mars philosophy. And the opportunity we offer every one of our Associates. An opportunity to take what you do and make it mean more for you, for those around you and for the planet. What you get here is challenging, interesting work. You get the tools you need to do a great job and you get to have the best possible people on your side to help you do it. And at the same time as getting to find ways to do business better today than we did it yesterday and driving a great career, you also get to build a more enlightened business and drive sustainability.
Because it's never just about a single person, a single project or a single brand. It's about how you can grab everything that's within your reach here and use it to pursue mutual, long-term gain. It's about having ideas. And ideals. Being prepared to risk failure because the promise of success means we'll all be a little better off. It's that mix of integrity and ambition that makes Mars such a special place to work. And why working here is always about more than just a job.
About Mars, Incorporated
Mars is a family-owned business with more than a century of history making diverse products and offering services for people and the pets people love. With almost $35 billion in sales, the company is a global business that produces some of the world's best-loved brands: M&M's®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, MILKY WAY®, DOVE®, PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, WHISKAS®, EXTRA®, ORBIT®, 5™, SKITTLES®, UNCLE BEN'S®, MARS DRINKS and COCOAVIA®. Mars also provides veterinary health services that include BANFIELD® Pet Hospitals, Blue Pearl®, VCA® and Pet Partners™. Headquartered in McLean, VA, Mars operates in more than 80 countries. The Mars Five Principles – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom – inspire its more than 100,000 Associates to create value for all its partners and deliver growth they are proud of every day.
A day in the life of an Associate
Within the Royal Canin Benelux cluster we are looking for a Financial Operations Clerk. This associate will be based in Veghel and will report to the Financial Controller Benelux.
As Financial Operations Clerk you will work within the accounts payable department. First replacing associate on maternity leave and focused on Dutch suppliers and as off mid-year replacing the current accounts payable clerk focused on Belgium and Luxemburg (Belux).
The associate can expect a great learning opportunity within a changing environment. Due to the implementation of our new ERP system (1NAVison) at the beginning of 2020 and the change of responsibilities (AP NL, AP Belux, Intercompany) the associate has the opportunity to quickly learn and develop within a wide range of activities within Accounts Payable. This all within a secure learning environment with greatly experienced direct colleagues.
Explore the world of Mars
· Responsible for a stable and efficient vendor invoices processing process
· First point of contact for suppliers
· Responsible for the intercompany process within the cluster
· Guardian of good governance within the procure to pay process
· Responsible for the Purchase Order process, including connecting with responsible associates and train new associates
· Prepare vendor payments
· Back-up Financial Operations Clerk NL
What are we looking for?
We are looking for a true team player with attention to details, high learning agility and ambitions to develop. Bachelor degree in a finance related study and maximum 2 years of work experience. English and Dutch speaking. French is a plus but not a requirement.
Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.
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