Accounts Receivable, Supervisor

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Horizon Recruitment Inc.

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is seeking a Supervisor, Accounts Receivable for a large public sector client to lead a team of 10 staff. The AR Supervisor will have strong team management experience and a process improvement mindset. This role requires extensive leadership and communication with internal and external customers in a very high volume and fast paced environment.Responsibilities:Strategic planning and coordination with other key departments for improved processes for organization wide billing and accounts receivableDrive the team to reach processing objectives while ensuring adherence to internal controls and with a strong focus on customer serviceOversight of related aspects of the Billing Information Systems, including day end/period end closeDirection and mentoring of a large team of union and non union staff including staff development, performance reviews and general leadership to the supervision staff and rest of the team.Ability to troubleshoot between Information Systems and General LedgerProvide advice and expertise to the billing and accounts receivable teamsEnsure that all related policies and procedures are up-to-date, relevant and followedPositively represent the accounting department with all internal customersRequirements:5+ years in a related role working in complex automated environments, understanding of data flow and information systemsStrong understanding of full billing cycle including AR, collections and billings coupled with strong process improvement experience (identification and implementation of process changes)Experience managing a large team with a preference for specific experience in union environments (team of at least 5+ people)Accounting Designation (CPA) preferred, or working towards one.Customer service focus coupled with excellent written and verbal communication skills**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.