The Accounts Payable & Contracts Manager is responsible for managing all WAMU vendor invoices and contracts. The position works closely with WAMU Directors & Budget Managers as well as the AU Procurement and Contracts Department to Provide inter-departmental customer service support on all internal and external A/P and contract process inquiries. The successful candidate will be detail-oriented, accustomed to working with large public or nonprofit institutions such as government and/or higher education and comfortable explaining financial processes and policies to non-financial/business staff.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Commensurate with experience
Required Education and Experience
Associate's degree or equivalent
3-5 years of relevant experience
Preferred Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
4-6 years of relevant experience
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Hiring offers for this position are contingent on successful completion of a background check
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