Robert Half International Accounts Payable Clerk in PALATINE, Illinois

Accountemps is seeking a long term temporary-to-fulltime Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk to become an essential part of a rapidly growing team at a dynamic company. A successful Accounts Payable Clerk will match, batch, and code invoices, resolve A/P issues, process expense reports, update and reconcile sub-ledger to G/L, and process checks. This is a superb role and you will have the opportunity for career growth and advancement within this dynamic department. Based out of the Palatine, Illinois area, the Accounts Payable Clerk will be a long term temporary-to-fulltime opening.

How you will make an impact

  • Accurately execute daily processes and controls in a timely manner while ensuring company policies are followed

  • Handle administrative tasks for the AP/Finance Department

  • Fullfill full-cycle A/P

  • Execute additional tasks as needed

  • Open, organize, and distribute department mail daily

  • Provide support during internal and external audits

  • Sort, register, scan, and store invoices, checks, and other documents

  • Assist internal business partners with any customer services needs

  • Manage the process of verifying, logging, and mailing checks, including expediting special handling

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Accounts payable experience desired

  • Foundational knowledge in commercial collections

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Accounts receivable experience

  • Accounts receivable aging experience

  • Prior experience in an A/P role preferred

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

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, especially when interacting with those in the technical and financial backgrounds

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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