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Accounts Payable Supervisor in Clark at DSV

Date Posted: 4/21/2019

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Job Description

DSV - Global transport and logistics
In 1976, ten independent hauliers joined forces and founded DSV in Denmark. Since then, DSV has evolved to become the world's 5th largest supplier of global solutions within transport and logistics. Today, we add value to our customers' entire supply chain by transporting, storing, packaging, re-packaging, processing and clearing all types of goods. We work every day from our many offices in more than 80 countries to ensure a steady supply of goods to production lines, outlets, stores and consumers all over the world. Our reach is global yet our presence is local and close to our customers.  Read more at 

Job Responsibilities

Perform all aspects of personnel management for direct reports including hiring, supervising, training, developing and motivating a group of 12 AP team members 
Delegate work to team members, ensuring accuracy and setting a high standard for the quality of work produced
Monitor metrics that report the performance of the AP team members while holding them accountable for performance and accuracy
Maintain a high degree of communication, cooperation, and coordination with entity controllers, department leaders, and other staff
Comply with, enforce internal controls and service level agreements (SLA) set forth by the Company while safeguarding confidential information
Consistently offer and implement workflow improvements to automate, simplify, standardize, and enhance the efficiency of the department and reduce operating costs
Track and monitor the accounts payable aging
Reconcile AP subledger, balance sheet accounts and clearing of the exchange accounts
Research, explain, and find solutions in regards to invoice disputes and past due accounts
Resolve all calls and emails in regards to escalated vendor inquiries/issues including, but not limited to, disbursements and holds
Ensure all transactions are processed completely and accurately (expense reports, invoices, ACH, checks and purchase card transactions) 
Create reoccurring templates within SAP
Review and approve the teams, check, ACH, wire and direct debit payments
Publish and document all standard operating procedures 
Prepare month end journal entries, accruals, and reports
Manage and complete special projects as they arise
Performing other responsibilities as assigned by the Accounts Payable Manager


 5+ years of high-volume AP experience
Minimum  of 2 years in a supervisory role
Experience within a shared service environment

Technical Skills:
Demonstrated knowledge of accounting concepts, practices, and procedures (GAAP preferred)
Proficient with accounting software systems
SAP experience highly preferred
Advanced Excel Skills a must

Analytical Skills:
Ability to, track, report, gather and analyze data skillfully, and make decisions in accordance with departmental guidelines 
Proven ability to analyze data to find root cause and provide solutions 

Manages competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events within a shared services environment

A great team player with a great attitude, good customer service orientation, and focused on delivering outstanding results to their customers and the business, overall.

Customer Focus and Problem Solving:
A well-organized and self-directed individual who is able to work with minimal amount of supervision
Ability to work extended hours, weekends and holidays pursuant with industry demands
Effective decision maker with an understanding of how to meet daily goals by prioritizing job duties

DSV is an equal employment opportunity employer.  Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, gender identify, sexual orientation, national origin, liability for military service, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.  If you require special assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with DSV, please contact Human Resources at If you are interested in learning the status of your application, please note you will be contacted directly by the appropriate human resources contact person if you are selected for further consideration.  DSV reserves the right to defer or close a vacancy at any time. 

DSV – Global transport and logistics

DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 47,000 employees in more than 75 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career. Read more at

Nearest Major Market: New York City
Nearest Secondary Market: Newark