Accounts Payable Manager - Rhode Island School of Design in Providence Rhode Island

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Rhode Island School of Design

Providence, Rhode Island

United States


Detailed Job Description

Oversee and manage the day-to-day accounts payable functions to ensure effective and efficient operations; compliance with RISD policies and procedures; and conformity with regulatory requirements (including IRS) and internal controls. Hire, train, develop, evaluate and manage the office support staff and the student workers who support day-to-day operations. Responsible for identifying, implementing, managing, maintaining, evaluating and modifying, as appropriate, Accounts Payable systems, tools, processes and activities to attain administrative ease in a high volume Accounts Payable Department.  


Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and professional experience required.

Minimum of 5 years of progressive accounts payable/accounts receivable experience is required.

Previous accounts payable/accounts receivable supervisory experience

Excellent written and communication skills required.

Proficient in Excel and good working knowledge of Microsoft Office required.

Demonstrated computer skills and experience with computer data bases required.

Ability to identify, build, manage and maintain vendor relationships.

Demonstrated ability to develop and implement processes and procedures which drive operational efficiencies.

Demonstrated experience with 1099 and 1042 reporting.

Analytical skills.  

Keyword Phrases

  • Accounts Payable Manager
  • Creative, studio-based education
  • Diversity & Inclusivity are fundamental
  • flexible thinking & risk-taking
  • Business and Financial Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description