Accounts Payable Manager manages all activities in the accounts payable function. Ensures timely payments of vendor invoices and expense vouchers and maintains accurate records and control reports. Being an Accounts Payable Manager reviews applicable accounting reports and accounts payable register to ensure accuracy. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Accounts Payable Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Accounts Payable Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be an Accounts Payable Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.