Accounts Payable Clerk


$12.83 to $14.85 per hour



Date Posted:

May 3, 2019

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

Are you looking for a long-term temporary-to-full-time position? Accountemps is hiring an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk for a company in the Wholesale Distribution industry. Updating and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L, processing checks, processing expense reports, resolving A/P issues, and matching, batching, and coding invoices are just a few of the responsibilities of the Accounts Payable Clerk. An individual in this position will need a high aptitude for computer software, be mindful of details and a self motivator. This Accounts Payable Clerk opportunity will be located in the Newport News, Virginia area and will be a long-term temporary-to-full-time position.

Key responsibilities

- Open, sort, and deliver department mail on a daily basis

- Manage customer service tasks for internal business partners

- Carry out additional tasks as assigned

- Execute daily processes and controls accurately and in a timely manner; ensuring compliance with company policies

- Facilitate internal and external audits as needed

- Support the AP/Finance Department by completing administrative tasks

- Ensure invoices, checks, and other documents are properly sorted, logged, scanned, and filed

- Manage the process of verifying, logging, and mailing checks, including expediting special handling

- Carry out a full-cycle A/P

To begin the process for this position please reach out to Ben Ferry at (757)624-1100 or [email protected]
- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

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

- 1+ years of experience in an A/P role preferred

- Strong communication, customer service, and interpersonal skills, especially with both technical and financial backgrounds

- Data entry experience preferred

- Deep understanding of Microsoft Excel
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 888-490-3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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