Accounts Payable Specialist

Abilene, Texas, United States
Competitive salary
23 Feb 2021
25 Feb 2021
Job Details

Job Location
Corporate - Abilene, TX

Position Type
Full Time

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We are currently seeking a highly motivated Accounts Payable Specialist to join our accounting team! If you are looking for a career and growth opportunity, you may be the right person for this position!

As an Accounts Payable Specialist, you will be primarily responsible for the payment of goods and services ensuring that invoices are accurate, while maintaining proper accounting procedures.

  • Uses accounting system to process invoices and daily check run
  • Reviews all invoices for accuracy, appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment
  • Verifies accurate general ledger coding prior to posting
  • Posts entries for inter-company billings and allocations
  • Performs account reconciliations and analysis of accounts, as required
  • Access computerized financial information to answer general questions as well as those related to specific accounts
  • Maintain and ensure proper storage of documents through electronic document imaging systems
  • Comply with federal, state, and company policies, procedures, and regulations
  • Managing files, records and designing forms
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.

  • Office 365 intermediate excel skills required
  • 2-3 years of accounting experience, preferably in accounts payable.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to solve problems independently
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work in a group setting
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Effectively manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to meet critical deadlines
  • Highest level of integrity

About Funeral Directors Life

Funeral Directors Life offers an award-winning workplace that is truly one-of-a-kind. The company has been recognized with numerous workplace awards, including the prestigious FORTUNE magazine "Best Small & Medium Workplaces" List, the "Best Workplaces in Finance & Insurance" List, the "Best Workplaces for Millennials" List, and the "Best Workplaces in Texas" List. The company is also a winner of the top 100 "Best Companies to Work for in Texas," published by Texas Monthly.

Based in Abilene, TX, Funeral Directors Life offers a unique corporate culture and benefits that our employees love! Founded on Christian principles of leadership through service, integrity, honesty, and respect, the company is dedicated to serving the funeral profession and helping funeral homes enhance their service to families in a rapidly changing marketplace. In fact, our mission is "to be known as the best, most-respected provider of service to the funeral industry."

So, what makes Funeral Directors Life such a great place to work? We apply these same principles to how we treat our employees: offering excellent compensation, a fun, friendly, and supportive work environment, and more benefits and perks than we can mention; including employer-paid health coverage, 401 (k) matching, life insurance, an on-site clinic, a 24-hour fitness center, free fresh fruit and beverages, a corporate university, book studies, and many personal growth opportunities for mind, body, and soul. An Equal Opportunity Employer."