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Job Number: 2168350

Our biotech client based in San Francisco is looking for an Accounts Payable Specialist to come on board immediately for a Temp to Hire position. This is a hybrid position, but only requires employees to go in a few times a month ( Flexible!). The company also provides parking! The Accounts Payable Specialist will primarily be responsible for processing invoices in Coupa daily, resolving AP-related discrepancies, assisting with month-end close invoice accruals, and more.

Responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Process AP non-PO, PO (2 and 3-way matching), and related invoices in Coupa daily
  • Keep AP inboxes up to date (ex. Move invoices to designated folders and respond to vendor invoice/payment inquiries)
  • Work with purchasing to resolve AP related discrepancies in a timely manner
  • Initiate weekly payment supports
  • Assist within month-end close invoice accruals


  • Must have experience with Netsuite and Coupa
  • 3+ years of experience with processing external vendor invoices
  • Ability to process high volume of invoices (1300+ invoices)
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must be a team player
  • Self-starter with a great problem solving skills
  • Great analytical skills and ability to multitask
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Bio-tech industry experience (preferred)
  • Public company experience (preferred)

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