AP Accountant

Recruiter
Robert Half Accountemps
Location
Portland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Nov 2020
Closes
03 Dec 2020
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
DescriptionIf you're looking for a job that will keep you busy and working from home through the holiday season, this is the role for you! The AP Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year–end closings as it relates to the AP department, journal entries, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist with the development and implementation of accounting policies. This company offers a challenging and multi–faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded! The AP Accountant position is based in the St. Johns area.What you get to do every single day– Perform full cycle of accounts payable.– Verify allocations of expenses, approvals and supporting documentation of invoices, expense reports and check request due for payment.– Enter all payables into the accounting computer module, both foreign and domestic. Produce a weekly check run and distribute checks in a timely fashion.– Facilitate the Accounts Payable side of month–end closing, which includes, making appropriate journal entries and accruals.– Maintain integrity of vendor database.– Perform any related clerical work as assigned, including maintenance of accounts payable files.– Apply payments from customers; prepare month end & accounts payable reports, monitor balances of accounts etc.Requirements– Experience with SAP, Oracle or a similarly complex ERP system– BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics– High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills– Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus– Competent with spreadsheets and databases– Knowledge of inventory– Solid understanding of general ledger Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary–to–hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities – fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998. Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local Accountemps office at or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.?? 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/VeteransBy clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.**Salary:** $22.00 – $25.00 / Hourly**Location:** PORTLAND, OR**Date Posted:** November 19, 2020**Employment Type:** Temporary**Job Reference:** 03277939**Staffing Area:** Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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