Robert Half Finance & Accounting Accounts Payable Clerk in Cerritos, California

A well-established organization in the Cerritos area is currently looking for an Accounts Payable Specialist! Responsibilities include: -Completing analytical work -Coding freight invoices based on activity and reconciling to statements -Coding expense checks according to company policies -Completing metric tracking and analyzing why discounts were missed -Review all invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment -Process check requests -Obtain all signatures for checks and distribute checks accordingly -Reconcile vendor statements, research and correct discrepancies -Assist in month end closing -Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices -Assist with other projects as needed Please send resumes to reshma.patel@roberthalf.com for consideration!

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Req ID: 00750-9500609971

Functional Role: Accounts Payable Clerk

Country: USA

State: CA

City: Cerritos

Postal Code: 90703

Compensation: $17.00 to $20.00 per hour

Requirements:

  • Previous Accounts Payable experience highly preferred

  • Must be able to follow standard filing procedures

  • Detail oriented, professional attitude, reliable

  • Proficient in Excel and Word 10-key by touch

  • Ability to type 60-65 wpm

  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills

  • Strong problem solving skills, basic accounting principles knowledge, documentation skills, research and resolution skills, data analysis and multi-tasking skills

  • Thorough knowledge of applicable accounts payable/general ledger systems and procedures, financial chart of accounts and corporate procedures

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

  • Ability to interact with employees and vendors in a professional manner

  • Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness

  • Ability to perform mathematical computations such as percentages, fractions, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division quickly and accurately