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  • Sector: Executive Search
  • Function: A/P Specialist
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  • Expiration Date: 26 September 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2172187_1663272399

Job Number: 2172187

We have partnered with a client located in San Mateo that is seeking an AP Specialist. If you are open to new opportunities, please send me your information for additional details.

Position Description:Under supervision of the Accounts Payable Supervisor, the AP Specialist is responsible for the full cycle Accounts Payable function, including cost accounting, auditing expenses; maintaining accounting records, and providing support relating to day-to-day operations.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for high volume, full cycle Accounts Payable processing.
  • Open, review, sort, scan, and obtain approvals on all new A/P invoices and check requests.
  • Process weekly payment run.
  • Audit all entries for coding and proper authorization level in accordance with department policies and procedures.
  • Enter all vouchers into MIP Accounting system and prepare batch entry reports in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Maintain A/P system records including but not limited to collection of W9's, assignment of payment terms, and vendor information.
  • Prepare and distribute Form 1099, 1098, 1096 and other related tax forms.
  • Audit employee expenses to ensure compliance with corporate policy before paying. Process expense reports and reimbursements for employees and petty cash.
  • Respond to all inquiries in a professional and prompt manner. Keep the Accounts Payable Supervisor informed of important issues and critical situations.
  • Proactively resolve issues with vendors pertaining to Accounts Payable.
  • Assist with annual audits by providing proper backups.
  • Participate in promoting a safe, healthy and clean working environment at all times consistent with applicable laws, industry standards and the agency's own Health & Safety Program.
  • Perform other related duties, responsibilities and special projects as assigned by AP supervisor or Director of Finance and Accounting.


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