Sensata Technologies, Inc. AP Supervisor Bulgaria in Sofia, Bulgaria

to be filled in by the hiring manager

The Accounts Payable Supervisor supervises the full cycle of accounts payable activities, month-end accruals, and GL reconciliations; supervises the staff of Accounts Payable Department. The Accounts Payable Supervisor oversees the AP invoice input process, payment process, researches and resolves various discrepancies utilizing good problem solving skills and analytical capabilities. The AP supervisor should successfully interact with regional and corporate areas and vendors. The AP Supervisor will assist the AP Manager in the AP workflow process, training support, audit support, and all related reporting requests. Additionally, the AP Supervisor will be responsible for ensuring compliance with company, AP and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) policies.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supervise daily activities of AP staff. Mentor, lead and develop staff;

  • Timely invoices processing according to the company’s procedures;

  • Process payments to suppliers and ICO payments according to the schedule;

  • Coordination of internal requests in respect of invoices and payments;

  • Coordinate with the respective business units to ensure timely resolution of any issues and discrepancies. Analyze the problems, undertake and make suggestions, take corrective and preventive actions and lead the execution on these;

  • Support the AP team members in the execution of their day to day activities;

  • Work closely with purchasing staff to resolve purchase order/receipt/invoice discrepancies;

  • Perform reconciliation and month end activities as per schedule;

  • Participate and contribute to global and regional initiatives on service delivery enhancements, modifications and improvements;

  • Prepare performance and compliance reports and communicate the status to the management;

  • Liaise with auditors and support SOX requests;

  • Assist with developing processes/systems to measure, evaluate, and improve departmental and individual productivity. Requirements:

  • University background in Finance, Accounting, Economy or relevant experience in the field;

  • Experience of 4+ years in Accounts Payable area;

  • Excellent verbal and written English language skills;

  • Proficient with MS Office applications, high proficiency is MS Excel is a must;

  • Experience with an ERP systems;

  • Good team player with strong networking skills;

  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills;

  • Strong analytical and decision making skills;

  • Independent, well organized and proactive in taking initiatives;

  • Self motivated, focused on quality and high performance;

  • Result oriented;

  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy.

Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.

Our Vision is to be:

  • A world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and electrical protection

  • Satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment

  • A partner, employer, and neighbor of choice.

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Sensata Technologies is one of the world's leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. Sensata's products improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day in automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine applications.

We are a rapidly growing company with $3 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 13 countries and more than 20,000 employees worldwide, including 900 people in mostly engineering, business development and corporate support roles at our U.S. headquarters in Attleboro, MA.

We pride ourselves on being a leading global company with strong, local decision making and innovative complex products that make a real difference. We have a reputation for unwavering integrity and offer global exposure to world-class talent and significant personal growth and development opportunities.

Note to applicants for positions in the United States:

  • Sensata is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action (AA) /Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Employer.

  • Sensata uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees.