Manager Of Accounting Operations

Foley Equipment (CAT) | Wichita, KS

Posted Date 12/28/2021

The Role

The Manager of Accounting Operations will lead the Company's accounting processes in the accounts payable and cash applications areas, with a focus on the corresponding reporting metrics in these areas. This role will be the key resource in the identification and implementation of process optimizations and process improvements.

What you will do in this job:

  • Prepares and presents analyses of accounting operational data and draws conclusions to drive further process improvements and leading measures on a continual basis
  • Leads and develops a team of bookkeeping and accounting functions for a staff of 11 personnel
  • Evaluates and implements process improvements and technologies to support ongoing optimization efforts in the transactional activity of accounts payable and customer payment applications
  • Partners with Accounting and Finance Leadership to establish short-and-long-term transactional goals
  • Works closely with staff accountants, operations, and other key stakeholders to understand cost drivers within their departments
  • Assists Controller in developing weekly & monthly operational performance results (operational scorecards)
  • Serves as a key member of the Finance Team supporting the Credit function through ongoing communication to best understand customer payment patterns
  • Manages communication and reporting with the Treasury function to support cash forecasting efforts

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or a related field is required
  • Demonstrated innovative strategic thinking aimed at identifying and addressing automation and elimination of manual processes
  • Experience working in a growth-oriented, collaborative environment

What will put you ahead:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience
  • Industry knowledge and previous experience in system implementations and automation in accounts payable and customer cash application processes

Who We Are

Foley Industries and its subsidiaries Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley Rental and SITECH Central have proudly served and represented Caterpillar for nearly 80 years. Committed to customer success across Kansas and Western Missouri, Foley strives every day to deliver excellence across the full range of equipment and power generation sales, rental, service, and technology solutions. With 1,000 employees in 15 cities, we are dedicated to being Your First Choice. For more information, please visit

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) with matching
  • Full insurance benefits
  • Holiday, PTO, Parental Leave
  • Casual dress attire
  • Family owned company where you’re more than just another employee

Foley Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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