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Accounts Payable Supervisor

Bank of Hawaii
Oahu, HI
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Accounts Payable Supervisor-1800324

Does this sound like you?
Are you ambitious?  Want to make a difference in people’s lives?  Do you thrive in an environment that leverages your abilities as a fast learner, good listener, and problem-solver?   If you love challenges, relish complexity, and have moxie, consider applying your unique talents with a Hawaii banking leader – Bank of Hawaii.  Here you can be at the forefront of whatever you do. Welcome to your tomorrow!
A day in your life as an Accounts Payable Supervisor
Under the direction of the Disbursements Manager, the Accounts Payable Supervisor monitors and reviews the daily functions of the Accounts Payable staff and provides follow-up on inquiries and escalated support to business units across the bank. Assists with the business unit’s compliance with applicable laws, regulations, regulatory requirements and Bank policies and procedures, including but not limited to those related to Fair Banking, Anti-Money Laundering laws and regulations, Bank Secrecy Act and USA PATRIOT Act.   
We’ll give you the following important responsibilities…
  • Leads, directs and supervises the daily activities of the staff who receive and process payments for invoices/expense reports, research payment inquiries, process general ledger entries, disburse payments and produce audit related support and reports. Maintains a current working knowledge of the functions within the department and may serve as backup in performance of these functions in the case of absences or vacancies.  Exercises signing authority as required within the unit.
  • Responsible to ensure daily work completed by section is timely and accurate, ensuring compliance to procedures, work priorities and schedules.  Reviews, monitors and evaluates work to ensure that daily/monthly deadlines and service level expectations are met.
  • Responsible for the management of all employees in the team including staffing and scheduling, compensation, performance management, goal setting, training and development.   Goal is to attract, retain and motivate the team to achieve management business objectives and maintain a favorable employee relations climate.  Responsible for the timely and effective management of Human Resources forms and documents relevant to immediate staff.
  • Effectively communicates verbally and in writing with peers, other department personnel, partners and vendors. Receives, prioritizes, delegates or researches, resolves and responds to inquiries from internal and external sources.
  • Assists Disbursements Manager in the identification and implementation of process improvements and completion of special projects as assigned. Integral in the design, implementation and management of efficient workflows and the systems necessary to execute to plan.

…if you come to use with these qualifications…
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum 5 years of accounts payable/receivable or equivalent work experience including 2 years supervisory experience in accounting or equivalent work experience.
  • Demonstrated proficiency and expertise with personal computers and Microsoft applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint) or similar software. 
  • Knowledge of or ability to use Bank software and systems.
  • Ability to speak and write clearly and concisely. 
  • Must have good problem solving skills and be able to quickly develop solutions that consider efficiency, internal controls, and impact to financial results. 
  • Requires the ability to exercise sound judgment. 
  • Also requires a good working knowledge of accounting principles and practices, as well as a firm understanding of general ledger processing, and other relevant matters.
  • Must also possess a positive customer service attitude in dealing with internal and external customers. 
  • Able to foster teamwork in a team based work environment. 
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as assigned. 
  • Able to lift files up to 30 lbs and occasionally use a step stool, bend and stretch for filing and retrieving folders.
Bank of Hawaii
In 1897, Bank of Hawaii was the first chartered and incorporated bank in the Republic of Hawaii. We’ve been here from territorial days, growing and changing with Hawaii. Today, we are the largest independent bank in Hawaii – a result of knowing our business and community, and always staying ahead of change.  We are constantly finding creative ways to deliver leading edge financial services to our customers.  Now, we’re embracing change with our new 21st century banking.
It’s our people who help us succeed in offering first class service and products to our customers.  As a member of the Bank of Hawaii community, you will be among the very best in your profession in an environment that places a high value on integrity, innovation and teamwork.  People who are agile, savvy, forward-thinking and entrepreneurial can learn and grow with us.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected classification including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status.  Bank of Hawaii takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance in employment legally recognized individuals including minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Job Function Accounting/Finance
Primary Location Hawaii-Oahu
Schedule Full-time
Job Posting Apr 20, 2018, 4:39:38 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing


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