New Homes AP Coordinator

Remote, USA /
Operations – New Homes Operations /
/ Remote
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Summary of Role:
SunPower’s New Home division is growing rapidly and deploying for the first time in new markets nationwide. We are looking for an Accounts Payable (AP) Coordinator to help grow our business unit.  The role of the New Homes AP Coordinator will be responsible for the following:

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Acts as subject matter expert in all NH payment processes - first escalation path for all PO/payment issues, primary PO/payment troubleshooter
    • Point person for enrolling vendors in Oracle and provides ongoing support:
    • Helps vendors/IPs gain access to and submit invoices in iSupplier
    • Submits requests to customer master team to update NH vendor and IP details as needed to ensure timely payment
    • Responsible for communicating our accounting/administrative processes and providing training when needed
    • Tracks and ensures all NH vendor POs are requested, approved, and filled with adequate funds to cover recurring invoices
    • Tracks regular vendor invoice due dates and ensures invoices are paid on time to prevent service stoppages
    • Owns the PO accrual process for all NH vendor POs
    • Updates IP fee distributions in SFDC – submits digital cases
    • Conducts quarterly audit of IP POs for accuracy
    • Leads complex PO reconciliation projects and drives resolution
    • Helps identify gaps in payment related processes and drives improvement/opportunities for digital automation
    • Assists Accounting and Compliance Manager in creating and documenting IP pricing controls for internal and external audits
    • Responsible for driving response to requests for payment updates from partners
    • Potential to step into a project management function for new product roll outs in support of the NH Accounting and Compliance Manager
    • Works directly with offshore accounting team and leads weekly meeting

Required Qualifications:

    • Minimum two years in an accounting or administrative role
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
    • Detail oriented with the ability to effectively coordinate multiple stakeholders
    • Ability to independently troubleshoot complex payment issues
    • Proactive self-starter willing to identify recurring problems & drive process improvement

Preferred Quaifications

    • Experience in solar or single-family residential construction
    • Proficiency in Salesforce (SFDC)
    • Experience with Oracle accounting software and iSupplier
Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and underrepresented minorities are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At SunPower, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

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