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Position Title: Supervisor Accounts Receivable
Requisition ID: 1317
Career Group (ADSP): Administrative
Division: Finance (01000179) 
Department: Finance and Accounting  
Work Location: METRO ON - 5559 DUNDAS STREET W (#A-DUND) 
Province: Canada : Ontario 
Position Type: Temporary  



The prime purpose for this position is to train, manage daily work flow and be involved with the accounting and analysis of the accounts receivable process.                        
Specific Responsibilities      


  •     Training of all new and existing staff members in the functions as they relate to the respective receivable sections.                     
  •     Analyze aging AR and AP reports and acts as a liaison with vendors. Ensure Company Policies & Procedures are adhered to by vendors.                    
  •     Ensure that all receivables for the respective sections are entered and verified in the accounts receivable system within the allotted time period to meet deadlines for weekly reporting.                    
  •     Is responsible for the daily supervision, coordination and accurate completion of work flow in the receivable section.                       
  •     Is responsible to ensure staff is current with responses to web inquiries from vendors.                     
  •     Update & accurately implement procedure changes with the staff and ensure they understand and carry out instructions.                    
  •     Reconcile and balance the accounts receivable accrual for period end reporting.                    
  •     Find resolution, taking corrective action to address difficult situations in a manner that meets the customers’ (external and internal) needs and stay within our Company Policies and Procedures.                    
  •     Resolve conflicts and circumvent potential problems in order to keep a healthy environment in the Department.  Ensures employees have an amicable working relationship.                    
  •     Prepare and conduct both mid-year and yearly formalized performance appraisals for support staff.                    
  •     Establish and maintain business relationships.                     
  •     Inform Manager of any conditions that may hinder the work flow of the Department.                     
  •     Ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Implement control and reporting standards application tool.                     



  •     College / University education.                     
  •     3 years work related experience.                    
  •     Understanding of accounting principles, knowledge of main frame system – MIRO,SAP Accounts Receivable & General Ledger.                    
  •     Ability to analyze and handle GL accounts.                    
  •     Advanced level in excel and word processing skills.                    
  •     Excellent communication skills                    


  • Internal:  Stores, Merchandising, Marketing, Warehouse   
  • External:  Vendors for Direct to Store, Warehouse and Expense 



Metro values, respects and leverages the differences and competences of all employees from a variety of different backgrounds. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment.
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