The Accounts Payable Lead has a thorough understanding of the A/P cycle and acts as a resource to Accounts Payable staff, providing knowledge and leadership for the Accounts Payable function. The role ensures compliance with the organization’s policies and procedures, as well as driving new policies and procedures. The Lead recognizes the difference between process and system issues, and will take the appropriate steps to initiate resolution of those issues. The Lead will monitor Staff workloads and productivity and will provide direction to Staff on a daily basis. The Lead will coordinate projects, working to ensure projects are completed accurately and on time. They will assist the Manager with reporting, problem solving, planning and implementation of new processes and provide input on Staff performance evaluations.
Associate degree in accounting, economics, finance or related.