Robert Half International Accounts Payable Clerk in COLUMBIA, Maryland

Accountemps is trying to fill an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk position with an organization that offers a stimulating work environment among a team of experienced, motivated professionals. The candidate in this role will work closely with and report to the Accounting Manager. Other responsibilities include attending to the 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 integral functions for this position. Join a quickly-growing team of motivated professionals in a position that offers potential for career growth. This Accounts Payable Clerk role will be located in the Columbia, Maryland area and will be a short term temporary position.

What you get to do every single day

  • Maintain proper storage of invoices, checks, and other documents by organizing, logging, scanning, and filing them

  • Execute additional tasks as needed

  • Manage department mail by opening, sorting, and distributing it on a daily basis

  • Provide support during internal and external audits

  • Perform daily processes and controls correctly and punctually, ensuring company policies are followed

  • Handle the administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department

  • Handle the customer service needs of internal business partners

  • Verify, log and mail checks, including expediting special handling

  • Operate full-cycle A/P

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

  • Proficiency in data entry

  • Solid understanding of accounts payable

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast paced environment

  • Strong communication, customer service, and interpersonal skills, especially with both technical and financial backgrounds

  • Prior experience in an A/P role preferred

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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