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Accounts Payable - Supervisor (Closed)

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About the Opportunity

  • Direct a team to provide timely and accurate processing, disbursement of vendor payments, discrepancy resolution and vendor account reconciliations
  • Ensure the integrity of the accounts payable subledger to reconcile with the accounting system
  • Manage a team including staff hiring, training, performance management, coaching and development
  • Establish internal controls and procedures to protect the assets of the company and determine new controls or procedures that address the growth of the company
  • Responsible for the integration of invoice processing & payments for stores acquired from acquisitions
  • Work closely with the various finance groups, reporting, treasury, general accounting, and other stakeholders to ensure that specific accounts payables activities are appropriately accounted for within the financials
  • Interact on a regular basis with upper management, internal/external customers as well as vendor partners to implement solutions that meet the company's goals both financially and operationally
  • Responsible for the creation and reporting of monthly metrics/analytics intended to measure output and capacity of the team
  • Foster an environment of team building and employ continuous process improvement principles to optimize, for example invoice processing, invoice discrepancy resolution and vendor payments
  • Own company-wide travel & entertainment expense reporting system (Concur) including integrity of system, onboarding, and training of new users
  • Other responsibilities include invoice discrepancy resolution, vendor reconciliation, driving working capital vendor payment terms initiatives, vendor master file set-up and maintenance and vendor payments
  • Perform other duties as assigned

About You

  • Strong systems, network management and data reporting and analytics experience is required
  • Experience with SAP Concur Invoice and Expense and reporting tool is required
  • A firm understanding of accounting and financial concepts surrounding accounts payable and internal controls with the ability to apply them to business situations
  • Demonstrate success with creating and implementing accounts payable best practices and internal controls
  • Effective managerial skills to facilitate, implement, and manage change and process enhancement
  • Resilient problem solver, negotiator, independent, self-starter and ability to take ownership and strong leadership skills
  • Strategic thinker, with extensive ability to operationalize, leveraging excellence in time management, demonstrate ability to work well under pressure, managing conflicting priorities and tight deadlines in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent organization skills and demonstrate accuracy and detail-orientation is a must
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication skills both written and oral and ability to work with all levels of staff and management
  • Relevant education in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or another relevant field OR equivalent work experience is an asset
  • Experience in Great Plains ERP considered to be an asset
  • Experience in multi-location and/or retail business environment considered to be an asset


$73,000 - $75,000/year

How to Apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #299923

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.

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