Accounts Payable Clerk

Robert Half

Job Description

Ref ID: 01360-0011910694

Classification: Accounts Payable Clerk

Compensation: $14.25 to $16.50 hourly

Join a team of highly skilled, motivated professionals as an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk through this opportunity offered by Robert Half. This position works closely and reports to the Accounting Manager and handles all general administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department. Matching and batching code, resolving A/P issues, processing expense reports, updating and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L and processing checks are primary areas of focus. Contact us today to discover how you can quickly move up the career ladder on a fast-growing team. This Accounts Payable Clerk role will be located in the Niles, Illinois area and will be a long-term contract / temporary to hire position.

Major responsibilities

- Provide customer service to internal business partners

- Carry out additional projects as required

- Execute daily processes and controls accurately and in a timely manner; ensuring compliance with company policies

- Verify, log and send checks, including facilitating special handling

- Organize, register, scan, and file invoices, checks, and other documents

- Manage full-cycle A/P

- Open, organize, and distribute department mail daily

- Provide support during internal and external audits

- Handle administrative tasks for the AP/Finance Department

Job Requirements

- Articulate customer service and interpersonal skills, especially when interacting with those in the technical and financial backgrounds

- 10 Key Skills experience

- Prior experience in an A/P role preferred

- Be detailed, flexible, and organized

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Business or similar preferred

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