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Manager, Accounts Payable

Date: Jan 13, 2022

Location: Sacramento, CA, US, 95828

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

Summary: Responsible for providing support to Management for functions of the Accounts Payable Department. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned. 


The A/P Supervisor will work directly with the A/P team to ensure accurate, timely and efficient processing for all aspects of accounts payable for the company. This position will challenge the current processes and drive new efficiencies. The AP Supervisor will manage projects and provide leadership to the team and help create an environment of continued improvement. If you know what success looks like and want to test out new ideas and challenge the status quo, this may be the perfect opportunity.

  • Manage a group of 8-10 employees.  Includes reporting payroll in Kronos, scheduling PTO and coverage of work and semi-yearly review documentation.
  • Take the lead to coordinate, prioritize and assist in managing the daily accounts payable processing activities such as 3-way match, resolving discrepancies, Turns and SAP batch review, meeting deadlines, providing metrics, etc.
  • Coordinate and assist with the month/year end activities such as Accruals, Account Reconciliations and Controls.
  • Develop and implement processes and work cross functionally to develop methods that close efficiency gaps.
  • Provide support to the Controller, upper management, warehouse and operations teams.
  • Create an environment of continuous improvement for the A/P process and team
  • Help manage meeting the department objectives
  • Assist with system upgrades, implementation and testing of systems
  • Manage and prioritize projects
  • Provide cross training and ensure all written processes and procedures are current
  • Ensure proper internal controls are in place and are being followed
  • Act as a subject matter expert as it pertains to systems and policies
  • Any other A/P-related duties as assigned

As a member of the Accounts Payable team, you can expect:

  • Intellectual stimulation – You’ll learn the operations of our business and dig into our processes
  • Shaping the future – We’re moving forward and you’ll help shape and make improvement to processes
  • Ownership – We act like owners, which means you are empowered and own your work
  • Personal development – We’re committed to helping you develop in new areas and new skillsets

What we’re looking for in a team member:

  • Intellectual curiosity and a passion for continuous improvement in self and processes
  • Attention to details and a commitment to meet deadlines despite hindrances
  • Computer skills to process data quickly and flawlessly
  • Communication skills to work effectively with all levels within the organization
  • Proactive & creative thinking to seek out best practices and challenge the status quo
  • Accountability to take full ownership for everything you do, readiness to go the extra mile
  • Team spirit, work well within a large high-performing team
  • Be ready to talk about your success stories around process improvements and project management


JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento