Senior Accounts Payable Specialist

Leonardo DRS, Inc.
San Diego, California, United States
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Job ID: 99786

Leonardo Daylight Solutions business provides industry-changing mid-infrared laser light technology for government and commercial markets, including: defense and security; life sciences; and industrial process control. As a mid-IR technology pioneer, Daylight Solutions has delivered more mid-IR systems to more applications world-wide than any other company.

Job Summary

Perform a variety of moderately complex accounting tasks; may also take a lead position, responsible for providing direction to lower-level accounting clerks.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform a variety of moderately complex accounting tasks; may also take a lead position, responsible for providing direction to lower-level accounting clerks
  • The lead may provide input but is not responsible for signing time sheets, performance appraisals, hiring or terminations
  • May schedule and coordinate daily work schedules, distribute and verify work, train accounting clerks in procedures and solves operational problems
  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization
  • Verify accuracy of invoices and other accounting documents
  • Prepare bills and invoices for payment
  • Prepare checks for signature
  • Maintain vendor files and communicate status of payments as required
  • Identify, investigate, and follow up on billing discrepancies
  • Enter data into accounting system and prepare reports

Job Responsibilities Part II


  • Associate's degree or equivalent training with 4+ years of directly related experience
  • A clear understanding of accounting and bookkeeping procedures is required

Our Mission

To build shareholder value through a commitment to high ethical standards and a superior performance culture focused on customers, employees, financial results and corporate citizenship.

Our Vision

To be the leading mid-tier defense technology company in the U.S.

Our Values

Our employees appreciate a culture of open honest communications, and fair and equitable treatment. We accomplish through:

INTEGRITY. At Leonardo DRS ethics and accountability always comes first.

QUALITY. We set high standards of performance, and consistently deliver excellent products and services.

CUSTOMER FOCUS. We go above and beyond to meet customer needs, and work to create long-term relationships with our customers.

DIVERSITY. We embrace different points of view, and continually foster an environment that enable all participants to contribute to their full potential.

INNOVATION. At Leonardo DRS, innovation is in our DNA. We have built this company through the innovative ideas of our employees and continue to foster an environment that rewards new ideas to help our government and military customers save lives, solve critical problems and modernize to ensure mission success for years to come.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. is committed
to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued. We are committed to building a workplace where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. At Leonardo DRS, we believe that a diverse and inclusive environment makes us a stronger Company. We embrace different points of view, respect one another in the workplace, and understand that an inclusive environment furthers creativity, innovation, and business performance.

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