Accounts Payable Supervisor

Emerson - Chanhassen, MN3.9

Requisition ID: (18013390)
Primary Location: United States-Minnesota-Chanhassen
Job Function: Accounting & Finance
Job Posting Date: Sep 10, 2018, 1:29:05 PM

Rosemount™ Measurement & Analytical, a business unit of Emerson Automation Solutions, is currently seeking an Accounts Payable Supervisor at our Chanhassen, MN location.

Rosemount™ is a signature brand of Emerson, offering a comprehensive line of measurement instrumentation, analyzers and systems which are used in a wide range of applications found in critical processing facilities such as refineries, chemical plants, power plants, pipelines, and more.

The Accounts Payable Supervisor provides accounting support for multiple manufacturing sites across North America. This position is responsible for ensuring that all accounts payable functions are performed accurately and timely by providing work assignments and training to a staff of Accounting Administrators. In addition, this position performs a wide variety of service and support functions which includes correspondence with vendors, establishing and monitoring accounting policies, resolving discrepancies, analyzing problems and initiating corrective actions.

Job Responsibilities
Supervises and coordinates the work activities of the accounts payable area and evaluates job performance to ensure that job functions are completed accurately and effectively.
Provides training and work direction to assigned personnel as required to ensure full knowledge and understanding of department expectations and appropriate work methods.
Conducts performance reviews, assists in the hiring of new employees, develops and maintains a positive and productive employee group.
Monitors accounts payable metrics and account balances to ensure financial integrity and productivity
Proactively communicates with vendors, Supply Chain personnel, employees, and others to ensure that all questions and discrepancies are resolved accurately and timely.
Develops a strong knowledge of Oracle accounts payable and provide leadership for system enhancement projects in the Accounts Payable area.
Administer travel policies and programs
Performs all other special assignments and related activities as directed

Additional Information
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related concentration
Four (4) to five (5) years of related experience

Preferred Qualifications:
Supervisory experience including hiring, training and providing performance reviews
Excellent communication, interpersonal and analytical skills. Ability to communicate effectively and work cross functionally with all levels in the organization, including strong internal and external customer service skills.
Excellent spreadsheet application skills; experience with Oracle and relational database applications.
Results-oriented, dependable and accountable for work deliverables and deadlines
Self-motivated, organized, aptitude for problem solving and process improvement

Work Authorization
No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.
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About Emerson
Imagine being surrounded by intelligent, driven, and passionate innovators all working toward the same goal—to create groundbreaking solutions that leave our world in a better place than we found it. Emerson is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial and Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency, and create sustainable infrastructure.

A dynamic environment is what you’ll discover at Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $14.5 billion in sales and 155 manufacturing locations worldwide. Together, we’re changing the world, and we have all the resources to help you achieve your professional goals.

Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options, or recently received your MBA degree, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

Experience the Rewards
Rosemount Inc., a business unit of Emerson, offers a competitive rewards package that provides for the health, well-being, and future financial security for yourself and your dependents. Through a strong profit sharing program, employees have historically received double digit company contributions that reflect the performance of the company, and their own individual efforts. Our medical and dental plans provide for the care of yourself and your family. Life insurance and long-term disability benefits give you the peace of mind you need and protect your dependents. A flexible work schedule, vacation and holidays allow you to balance your work life with your personal schedule. Additional benefits such as tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance, employee assistance programs, and onsite wellness activities are available to support you and provide the environment you need to succeed.