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Payables Supervisor

Date: Jun 11, 2021

Location: USA: Woodlands, TX, US, 77380

Company: CPChem

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.


Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!


Chevron Phillips Chemical is currently seeking an Accounts Payable Supervisor to join our team at our Headquarters location in The Woodlands, Texas.  The selected candidate will report to the Accounts Payable Manager and will be primarily responsible for the supervision of up to ten direct reports.


Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for supervising all payables processors, accounting assistants and clerks who cover domestic plant activities, projects office and headquarters
  • Oversee vendor accounts to ensure they are paid timely and accurately
  • Responsible for troubleshooting, monthly analytical reporting, and training
  • Responsible for publication of Accounts Payable Metrics to Management including root cause analysis and collaboration with other departments
  • Provide supervision, performance management functions, and work direction to direct reports
  • Responsible for monitoring responses to vendor inquiries for timely and complete resolution
  • Responsible for monitoring that adequate research and investigation is taken for possible duplicate or overpayments
  • Responsible for monitoring that SAP validation activity is performed accurately and timely
  • Monitor compliance within the SOX framework for Accounts Payable key controls
  • Reconciliation of general ledger payable balance sheet accounts using Blackline
  • Works collaboratively with the Freight Payables Supervisor who also reports to the Accounts Payable Manager
  • Works with SAP IT Support Team for system related issues, FIT testing and system upgrades as needed
  • Special projects as directed by the Accounts Payable Manager


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree or High School Diploma
  • 3+ years of supervisory and 5+ years of accounts payable experience
  • Minimum of 7 years of related work experience
  • Must have demonstrated qualities of meeting deadlines and performing accurate work with minimal supervision
  • Proficiency with SAP FI/CO, SAP Ariba or comparable ERP system, preferably in Accounts Payable
  • Proficiency in MS Excel for data analysis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to understand and address internal and external customer issues using proactive resolution with tactful communication
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and lead others by example
  • Ability to manage multiple direct reports including determination of work schedule, training, coaching, development, performance management and mentoring
  • Should be able and willing to work overtime as required to meet deadlines


Preferrred Qualifications:


  • Experience with Power BI Dashboards
  • Experience with resolution of service entry issues


Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at


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Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.


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Travel Requirements: Up to 5%

Eligibility for Relocation: No

Closing Date: 06/25/2021

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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