Robert Half International Accounts Payable Clerk in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Accountemps has an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk that offers an invigorating work environment among a team of motivated professionals. The candidate in this position will be reporting to the Accounting Manager while attending to the general administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department. The essential functions of this role will include 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. Are you looking for a position that offers quick career growth? Contact us today to find out how you can scale the career leader on a flourishing team. Located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the Accounts Payable Clerk will be a long term temporary position.

Your responsibilities

  • Provide support during internal and external audits

  • Handle the administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department

  • Assist internal business partners with any customer services needs

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

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

  • Operate full-cycle A/P

  • Complete special projects on an as-needed basis

  • Ensure compliance with company policies while carrying out daily processes and controls accurately and on time

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

  • Foundational knowledge in cash posting

  • SAP experience required

  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts payable

  • Strong familiarity with vendor relations and sourcing

  • Prior experience in an A/P role preferred

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Business or similar preferred

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated 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

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 has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, 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 www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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