Course type: Self-study course ($795) plus 6-hour Live, Online Class via WebEx ($100)
Registration fee: $895 per learner (Member discounts of 10%-20% apply. You are not required to be a Member to enroll.)
Designation Earned: Accredited Payables Manager (APM)
Designed for: The Accounts Payable Manager (APM) Certification Program is designed specifically for those with supervisory roles in AP.
The Accounts Payable Manager Certification Program helps you effectively manage your AP siloed function/team in a reality where you’re expected to do more with fewer resources – process more invoices with fewer people, inadequate automation technology and sometimes misaligned operational functions. The content is best suited for those at or above the Manager level.
Key areas of study include: Leadership Fundamentals, Internal Controls and Oversight, Overseeing the Accounts Payable Process, Tax and Regulatory, Vendor Management, T&E, Process Improvement, Technology. View complete table of contents here.
Learning objectives for 6-hour supplemental review webinar:
- Prepare for your APM Certification Final Exam to earn your Accredited Payables Manager credentials
- Review peer-tested best practices and strategies for managing the payment process
- Learn what makes a good leader in AP
- Understand how to embrace automation and organizational process change
- Explore the increasing interaction with vendors on a global scale
- Receive answers to your questions live from our expert trainers
Live Review Instructors
Michelle Beall, APM, APPM, CPRS
Director of Accounts Payable and Process Improvement, Nexion Health
Michelle Beall, APM, APPM, CPRS is the Director of Accounts Payable and Process Improvement at Nexion Health Management. Michelle has over thirty years in Finance with twenty of those years dedicated to Accounts Payable. She is a member of the IOFM Advisory Panel and a past recipient of the AP Manager of the Year and the AP Department of the Year award.
Patti Pomerenke, APM
Cash Manager, MGIC Investment Corporation
Patti Pomerenke is the Cash Manager at Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corp (MGIC) located in downtown Milwaukee. Patti has been working in the mortgage industry for her entire career and has been with MGIC for 14 years. Her resume at MGIC includes Project Management and Business Analyst roles, and Patti has been the Cash Disbursements (AP) Manager at MGIC since August, 2015. In 2019, Patti took on the additional responsibility of managing the Treasury/Banking team at MGIC. Patti enjoys looking for more efficient ways of working and time spent coaching and mentoring her team.