Accounts Payable Specialist

at Robert Half in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


In an attempt to keep up with the dynamic growth of my clients I am actively recruiting for strong professionals with experience in various industries. Accounts payable specialists should have strong communication, problem-solving and organizational skills, as well as the ability to multitask and adjust to changing priorities. Companies expect applicants for these roles to be proficient with Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel; familiarity with additional software is also valued.

Typical duties vary by specialty but may include:

+ Reviewing invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to processing

+ Entering and uploading invoices into accounting software

+ Processing invoices and check requests in an accurate and timely manner

+ Maintaining invoice copies, purchase orders and approvals

+ Researching and resolving invoice discrepancies and issues

+ Communicating with vendors regarding payment status, invoice requests and inquiries as needed

+ Providing supporting documentation for audits

+ Assisting with month-end closing

+ Researching and resolving accounts payable or accounts receivable issues with customers or vendors

+ Updating and reconciling the sub-ledger to the general ledger

+ Maintaining cash applications, account reconciliations and chargebacks


1+ year of accounts payable experience.

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Job Posting: JC187537669

Posted On: Jul 11, 2021

Updated On: Jul 30, 2021