Accounts Payable Supervisor

Redwood City, CA, US

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About YuMe

YuMe, Inc. (NYSE: YUME) is a leading provider of global audience technologies, curating relationships between brand advertisers and consumers of premium video content across a growing range of connected devices. Combining data-driven technologies with deep insight into audience behavior, YuMe offers brand advertisers end-to-end marketing software that establishes greater brand resonance with engaged consumers. It is the evolution of brand advertising for an ever-expanding video ecosystem. YuMe is headquartered in Redwood City, California, with worldwide offices. For more information, visit


Provide leadership in the accounts payable function and to the accounting operations
Design, implement and maintain effective accounts payable and accounting policies and procedures and controls (“SOX-like” quality)
Provide expertise on the processing, recording, and reporting of accounts payable transactions; review vendor invoices, vendor setup,1099 reporting, and general ledger reports to ensure proper coding.
Manage all vendor wire payments including setup and validating wire template in various bank accounts prior to payment and follow up with vendor to ensure all necessary bank information is obtain
Manage the accounts payable monthly close process (calendar, reviews, reconciliations, analysis, reporting)
“Own” the accuracy and timeliness accounts payable function worldwide including, design, implement and maintain informative accounts payable reports to meet the needs of the business.
Assist finance and the operating business units with accounting and accounts payable related matters
Develop financial system solutions and requirements for new application or enhancements.
Assist with the execution of quarterly reviews and year-end financial audits
Drive to continuously improve the accounts payable and accounting process
Ad-hoc projects as necessary


Degree in accounting or finance with understanding of US GAAP
Minimum of seven years of experience in accounts payable and accounting related functions
Minimum of five years managing accounts payable staff
Digital media, online advertising or related industries experience preferred
Accounting experience in a multi-country/currency or publicly-traded company preferred
Strong financial systems background (Oracle R12 a plus)
Ability to mine, manipulate and analyze large quantities of data (Excel, Access, SQL)
Must be able to work cross functionally in a fast paced and changing environment
Strong understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail a must
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing, with senior and functional department managers
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Strong time management and organizational skills

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