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Accounts Payable Manager, Chicago

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Huron Consulting Group Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 4 months ago

The Accounts Payable Manager oversees Huron's accounts payable department and ensures the efficient and accurate processing of invoices, check requests, and internal expense reports. This position ensures that Huron's accounts payable and employee expense policies and procedures align with the company's best practices and enforces compliance with established policies and procedures. The AP manager will also lead projects related to accounts payable system upgrades, implementations and other process/automation improvements.

The Accounts Payable Manager will:

  • Manage the day to day operations of Huron's AP functions, including expense reimbursement, vendor payments and wire transfers

  • Supervise the workflow and performance of the Accounts Payable team members, including providing ongoing performance feedback and participating in the annual staff performance evaluation process

  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex payment and vendor issues

  • Manage the AP month end close process and quarterly and annual auditor requests pertaining to AP

  • Ensure vendor and employee expense payments are paid in accordance with company policies

  • Manage and develop team, including those in remote locations

  • Lead projects related to accounts payable system upgrades, implementations and other process/automation improvements

  • Establish and implement new standard operating procedures and departmental policies as needed

  • Work closely with various corporate departments (including treasury, facilities, IT, HR, etc.) and consulting operations teams

Qualifications:

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting or business

  • At least seven (7) years of accounts payable work experience, including at least five (5) years managing an accounts payable department

  • Advanced knowledge of accounts payable processes and best practices

  • Professional services/management consulting industry experience is preferred

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word)

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing to all levels of management with clarity and precision

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Strong leadership and staff development skills

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and prioritize responsibilities

  • Ability to handle and maintain confidential information

  • Occasional travel may be required (1 3 times per year)

About Huron:

At Huron, we're redefining what a consulting organization can be. We go beyond advice to deliver results that last. We inherit our client's challenges as if they were our own. We help them transform for the future. We advocate. We make a difference. And we intelligently, passionately, relentlessly do great worktogether.

Are you the kind of person who stands ready to jump in, roll up your sleeves and transform ideas into action? Then come discover Huron.

Whether you have years of experience or come right out of college, we invite you to explore our many opportunities. Find out how you can use your talents and develop your skills to make an impact immediately. Learn about how our culture and values provide you with the kind of environment that invites new ideas and innovation. Come see how we collaborate with each other in a culture of learning, coaching, diversity and inclusion. And hear about our unwavering commitment to make a difference in partnership with our clients, shareholders, communities and colleagues.

Huron Consulting Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage to employees and dependents; a 401(k) plan with a generous employer match; an employee stock purchase plan; a generous Paid Time Off policy; and paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Our Wellness Program supports employee total well-being by providing free annual health screenings and coaching, bank at work, and on-site workshops, as well as ongoing programs recognizing major events in the lives of our employees throughout the year. All benefits and programs are subject to applicable eligibility requirements.

Huron is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity in recruitment, hiring, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, education and all other terms of employment. Huron will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, veteran status, physical or mental disability, creed, citizen status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.

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Accounts Payable Manager, Chicago

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Huron Consulting Group