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Robert Half Accounts Payable Analyst in Chicago, Illinois


To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

You know what’s awesome? Chicago Summer. You know what else is awesome? A high-paying job that respects your work-life balance so you can enjoy your Summer. This role has perks that are unmatched by its competitors. Plus, this position doubles as a fast-track career advancement opportunity as they prefer to promote from within.

Position Summary

Perform accounting responsibilities related to the efficient maintenance and processing of Accounts Payable transactions. Must have excellent organizational and communication skills proactively recognizing potential issues/opportunities for improvement and bringing them to the attention of the Manager. Candidate will regularly interact with Accounting, Distribution Center Management, and Vendors.

Position Responsibilities May Include, But Not Limited To

· Perform 3 way match for payment of Purchase Order invoices and process payment requests for non-Purchase Order expense invoices in an automated, high-volume, Workflow system.

· Review all invoices and identify taxable charges, assess proper Use Tax, if applicable Support documentation gathering for tax audits as needed.

· Prepare analysis of accounts/statements, reconcile payments, and ensure payments are up to date.

· Respond to vendor inquiries.

· Research invoice discrepancies and correspond directly with vendors and Distribution Center’s to request necessary documentation.

· Complete steps to request new/modify existing Vendor Address Book records.

· Assist with sorting and distribution of daily incoming vendor invoices/mail.

· Ensure all required documentation is properly attached/saved to shared drive for retrieval.

· Assist in maintaining procedural documents (Standard Operating Procedures) for all job responsibilities.

· Participate in strategic projects/initiatives and team meetings/activities.


Required Skills And Experience

· High School diploma or GED

· 1+years of business experience in a multi-million dollar, high-volume transaction financial-setting preferably in Accounts Payable.

· Must possess professional demeanor, outstanding customer service, and excellent verbal/written communication skills with ability to professionally interact with internal and external customers.

· Ability to understand, develop, and refine/improve processes.

· High degree of accuracy and proficiency in data entry and management.

· Must be able to handle multiple tasks/projects at one time.

· Must be able to meet deadlines and deal with pressures associated with those deadlines.

· Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook) has knowledge of basic formulas and pivot tables.

· This position must pass a post-offer background and drug test.

· Experience working in a distribution/logistics/manufacturing environment.

· Experience with supporting the Check Distribution process.

· JD Edwards software experience.

· Knowledge of Tax.

· Concur Travel and Expense experience.

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

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