Accounts Payable Lead
Posted on 3/21/2023
Atlanta, GA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
  • 5+ years of finance/accounting experience
  • Prior experience managing a team of 2 or more associates
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or relevant field
  • Self-starter mindset, able to operate with a high level of autonomy
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent follow-through skills
  • Ability to adapt to rapid changes typical of a start-up
  • Experience identifying and driving improvements to processes by engaging with different functions throughout the company
  • Experience with Netsuite a plus
  • Experience within a shared service environment
  • Advanced Excel Skills
  • Ability to develop and share new solutions to old problems
  • Manage the allocation of AP requests and invoice processing volume across the team, while maintaining high standards for accuracy, timeliness, and professionalism
  • Monitor production metrics of the team on a daily basis, holding team members accountable for service level adherence and process conformance
  • Identify ways to streamline processes and work as part of the team to implement solutions
  • Manage a team of 3 or more associates
  • Partner with the AP Manager to develop Standard Operating Procedures and document AP policies and internal controls
  • Participate in cross functional projects and continuous improvement initiatives by performing research, data analysis, and Root Cause Corrective Action investigations. Also ensuring deadlines are met
  • Support training and development of AP team members, specifically during onboarding phase
  • Perform Finance and Accounting related month-end close processes

1,001-5,000 employees

Global freight forwarder and logistics platform
Company Overview
Flexport's mission is to make global trade easy for everyone. The company operates a digitally enabled freight forwarding platform that helps other businesses to transport and store goods across the globe.
  • Free Food
  • Company Social Outings
  • Health & Wellness
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • PTO / Vacation Policy
  • Paid Holidays
  • Maternity / Paternity Leave
  • Financial Benefits
  • 401K / Retirement Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Company Core Values
  • Empower Your Client
  • Play The Long Game
  • Fill The Gap
  • Embrace Change
  • Practice Candor