Accounts Payable Clerk

Posted 1 month ago by Robert Half
Des Moines, IA
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


Robert Half has a great opportunity available for an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk with an organization that offers an appealing company culture among highly skilled professionals. This role will require the candidate to attend to the general administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department and work closely with the Accounting Manager. The primary focus of this role is matching and batching code, resolving A/P issues, processing expense reports, updating and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L and processing checks are primary areas of focus. Join a fast-growing team in this exciting job opportunity that offers career growth. This Accounts Payable Clerk role will be located in the Des Moines, Iowa area and will be a short-term contract / temporary position.

Major responsibilities

– Provide support during internal and external audits

– Complete special projects on an as-needed basis

– Handle the customer service needs of internal business partners

– Handle daily department mail by opening, sorting, and distributing it

– Organize, register, scan, and file invoices, checks, and other documents

– Handle administrative tasks for the AP/Finance Department

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

– Verify, log and send checks, including facilitating special handling

– Conduct full-cycle A/P

**If you are interested in this Accounts Payable Clerk position, please APPLY today or call Tess at 515-259-7847**


– Competent with spreadsheets and databases

– Practical knowledge of batching

– Strong familiarity with Code Invoices

– Demonstrated knowledge of Billing Statements

– Enter Invoices experience

– Adeptness in Enter Invoices

– Expense Account experience highly preferred

– Background working with Accounting Entries

– Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired

– Purchase Orders experience

– Good understanding of Batch Processing

– Earlier work involving Accounting Entries

– SAP experience preferred

– General familiarity with batching

– Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

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

– Prior experience in an A/P role preferred

**If you are interested in this Accounts Payable Clerk position, please APPLY today or call Tess at 515-259-7847**

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