Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. Accounts Payable Supervisor in Newport News, Virginia

Job Description:

Role and Responsibilities :

  • Direct supervision of Accounts Payable Coordinators

  • Perform a variety of accounting activities in accordance with accounting principles and standards to control the organization's financial resources and ensure that it complies with all relevant regulations, laws, and reporting requirements.

  • Author and communicate probationary evaluations and annual reviews of associates

  • Provide quality assurance checks of Accounts Payable work including data entry review and general ledger coding

  • Provide escalated problem solving support and diffuse conflicts as they arise

  • Interact and serve as a liaison between internal and external customers

  • Provide mentoring, training and encouragement

  • Participate in scheduled accounting cycles and adhere to associated deadlines (e.g. month-end, year-end, etc.)

Qualifications :

  • Complete knowledge of procure-to-pay process

  • General knowledge of Accounts Payable processes preferred

  • Highly developed analytical skills

  • Ability to work as a business partner with all associate levels and locations within the organization

  • Established teaching and instructing abilities

  • Established coaching and mentoring abilities

  • Ability to determine appropriate journal voucher entries and basic general ledger knowledge


The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

Ferguson raises the bar for industry standards as the top-rated wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies. However, our expertise goes beyond plumbing. We are a diverse distributor that spans multiple businesses including HVAC/R, waterworks and industrial. In the past 65 years, we’ve grown from a local distributor to a $15 billion dollar company with more than 1,400 locations and over 24,000 associates nationwide. We pride ourselves on delivering world-class service, and our customers know that “Nobody expects more from us than we do” is more than just a tagline to Ferguson associates. It’s a cultural belief that is demonstrated every day through exceptional customer service, product selection and industry knowledge.