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Robert Half International Accounts Payable in Chicago, Illinois


Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk position with an organization that offers a stimulating work environment among a team of experienced, motivated professionals. This position works closely and reports to the Accounting Manager and handles all general administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department. The A/P Clerk will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Managing accounts payable using accounting software and other programs

  • Handling accounts payable for separate entities and vendors

  • Analyzing workflow processes

  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with new and existing vendors

  • Ensuring bills and payroll are paid in a timely and accurate manner while adhering to departmental procedures

  • Processing due invoices for payments

  • Comparing purchase orders, prices, terms of payment and other charges

  • Processing transactions and performing accounting duties such as account maintenance, recording entries and reconciling books of accounts


  • Minimum of high school education, but bachelor's degree preferred

  • 1-3 years of accounting experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

  • Proficient in Microsoft applications; intermediate of higher Excel knowledge

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Reading comprehension skills strong enough to read and interpret financial documents

  • General knowledge and understanding of accounting procedures

  • Strong comfortability in an office environment

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations quickly and accurately

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

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Salary: $17.00 - $23.00 / Hourly

Location: Chicago, IL

Date Posted: February 16, 2021

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 01302-9502856100

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance