Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Manager, Accounts Payable. Reporting to the Director of Accounting, this position manages and directs the accounts payable function for WHOI. This role is responsible for ensuring the efficient and effective operation of all Accounts Payable (AP) processes, accuracy and timeliness of data processing, and issuance of payments. This individual must understand and be able to leverage the ERP system as it applies to AP as well as the interfaces with other systems. This position requires strong collaboration across the Institution and provides daily leadership to the accounts payable team.
Requires minimal direction; independent judgment and discretion exercised; unusual and/or unprecedented situations may be referred to senior colleagues for counsel and/or action.
This is a regular, full-time, exempt position and is eligible for full benefits.
Physical tasks include mostly sedentary with occasional prolonged standing/walking; use of hands for basic grasping and manipulation, and repetitive motion. Other occupational requirements include talking, working around others, and with others. Physical duties are subject to change.