Supervisors, Finance and Insurance Office Workers

(NOC 1212)

Career Description

Supervisors of finance and insurance office workers supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers in the following unit groups: Accounting and related clerks (NOC 1431), Payroll administrators (NOC 1432), Banking, insurance and other financial clerks (NOC 1434) and Collectors (NOC 1435).

Duties May Include

  • Implement efficient working processes and co-ordinate, assign and review the work of clerks engaged in the following duties: administering accounts payable and receivable; processing, verifying and recording financial documents and forms; administering payrolls; processing, verifying and recording insurance claims and forms; and collecting user fees and payments on overdue accounts
  • Examine and verify accuracy of work and authorize routine payments, credits and other transactions
  • Establish work schedules and procedures and co-ordinate activities with other work units or departments
  • Resolve work-related problems and prepare and submit progress and other reports
  • Identify training needs and train workers in job duties and company policies
  • Requisition supplies and materials
  • Ensure smooth operation of computer systems and equipment and arrange for maintenance and repair work
  • May perform the same duties as workers supervised.

Examples of Titles

Accounts payable supervisor
Accounts receivable supervisor
Bank clerks supervisor
Billing supervisor
Bookkeeping supervisor
Claims adjusters supervisor
Collection supervisor
Credit supervisor
Payroll supervisor
Supervisor of accounting

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Cambrian College
Sudbury, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Business - Accounting Diploma
Business - Accounting Diploma; Online
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Modified on January 26, 2022