Accounts Payable Lead - Columbus, OH $55-65k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/8/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Columbus, OH
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Currently, our client is seeking to fill an Accounts Payable Lead opening, and we want to hear from you!

You will be interacting with accountants, clients and upper management, so your communication and presentation skills as well as your problem solving, and analytical abilities will be essential to this role.

As our Accounts Payable Lead, you will be managing accounting functions, including maintenance of General Ledger Accounts Payable to ensure accuracy and timeliness. Part of your daily duties will consist of developing, implementing and maintaining systems, procedures, and policies (including AP functions) to ensure adherence to company guidelines.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Being an active member of the team as well as a working lead to direct reports.
  • Preparing and recommending operating and personnel budgets for approval; monitoring spending for adherence to budget, recommending variances as necessary
  • Training and evaluating employees to enhance their performance and development
  • Addressing performance issues and making recommendations for personnel actions
  • Motivating and rewarding employees and team members
  • Troubleshooting and resolving complex Accounts Payable issues

The successful AP Lead candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3 years of corporate AP Experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Supervision or previous team lead experience
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

This position is in a high-volume environment where you will be tasked with overseeing a team of AP Specialists who you'll work alongside. We are looking to move quickly on this position as it is an immediate need for our client, please apply today if you're interested in learning more!