• Accounts Payable Team Lead

    Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis
    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/6/2019 4:39 PM)
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  • Overview

    Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

    Our foundation and culture are based upon our values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an extraordinary customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.

    It all starts with our extraordinary people and collaborative teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" over 40 times since 2002…

    …What are you waiting for?


    Why You Should Build Your Career with Us - 

    • A family-owned company since 1954 - You are a part of the Mortenson Family!
    • We are headquartered in Golden Valley, MN with easy access to parks, bike trails, etc.
    • Brand new fitness center and cafeteria onsite
    • We offer many growth opportunities and we believe in developing our team members. 
    • We genuinely care about our team members, just like how we care about our family members.

    The Big Picture - 

    Responsible for training and auditing the work of Accounts Payable Associates and/or Senior Accounts Payable Associate. Act as a subject matter expert for special projects as assigned.


    You Will: 

    • Train Accounts Payable and Senior Accounts Payable Associates
      • Ensure new hires are fully trained on internal procedures and company policies
      • Assist with department cross-training
    • Audit work performed
      • Ensure all work is accurate and completed in a timely manner
      • Provide timely escalation of issues to Accounts Payable Supervisor
    • Full Regression Systems Testing
      • Semi-annual and annual testing of all Accounts Payable systems (Oracle, Kofax, MarkView, Vertex, ServiceNow, Concur, RentalResult, Procore, CheckStream, and More4Apps)
      • Testing on demand in conjunction ongoing break/fixes
    • Subject Matter Expert for Special Projects as Assigned
      • Draft / update internal procedures as needed
      • Participate in department projects and company initiatives as required
      • Assist with department metrics as needed
      • Mentor department interns
    • Effectively work and build relationships with those of diverse backgrounds and organizational levels
    • All other duties as assigned


    You Will Have: 

    • Bachelor’s degree required; or an equivalent combination of education and professional experience
    • Accounts Payable experience strongly preferred
    • Construction accounting experience strongly preferred
    • Ability to perform in a dynamic, changing environment
    • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills
    • Detail-oriented and can work well within a deadline driven environment
    • Perform functions efficiently and accurately with little direction supervision
    • Positive, professional attitude and excellent customer service skills
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
    • Working knowledge of Kofax, Oracle, and Microsoft suite is a plus
    • Active listening skills and effective communication including an openness to diverse input and feedback

    Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.

    Visa sponsorship not available for this position

    **No Agency e-mails, calls or solicitations accepted**



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