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Ref ID: 03600-9500738474 Classification: Accounts Payable Clerk Compensation: DOE A large company in Portland is currently seeking a Sr. Accounts Payable Specialist to join the Accounts Payable Team. In addition to data entry, the Accounts Payable Specialist will be exposed to a variety of work in the accounts payable department which can include looking for process improvements that increase efficiencies and benefit our customers. The Accounts Payable Team takes pride in knowing that when a payment is processed, vendors can rely on receiving that payment in a timely manner. The candidate selected for this role will have previous accounts payable experience, and be a team player who is detail oriented. This person must be able to thrive in a fast pace environment, is motivated, reliable and dedicated to their work product. The successful candidate will be approachable and a problem solver who can work well with others within the institution as well as outside vendors. Are you ready to put your talents to the test? . Process high volume AP (500+ invoices per week) . Process PO matching invoices, may contain multiple lines . Process Check Requests and employee reimbursements . Obtain proper coding and approvals . Process check runs . Prioritize invoices according to cash discount potential and payment terms . Respond to all vendor inquires . Reconcile vendor statements, research and correct discrepancies . Assist buyers in resolving issues with matching purchase orders to vendor invoices . Assist in the monthly accrual process . Generate reports and payable reconciliations . Assist with other projects as needed . Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness . Ability to handle high volume invoice processing . Ability to enter data with a high degree of accuracy, attention to detail, and handling confidential information is essential . Communicate with vendors, co-workers, and management in a professional and courteous manner; excellent verbal and written communication skills . Ability to multi-task and prioritize work . 3 years previous accounts payable experience . AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred . ERP system experience For more information on this unique career position offered exclusively through Accountemps Salaried Professional Service, please register on-line at or send your resume directly to Cole Sturm at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] Accountemps Salaried Professional Service is the premier provider of accounting and finance professionals on a long-term and recurring basis. Our salaried professionals are employees of Accountemps and receive "Fortune 500" quality benefits, and paid vacations/holidays. We can offer you challenging job opportunities in various industries, new skills development and occasional travel if desired. As an Accountemps Salaried Professional, you don't just do fill-in work; you have an opportunity to be a part of different teams working on diverse projects 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 once again was named first in our industry on Fortune(R) magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), 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 to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities. All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use .


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