Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Payable Clerk in Fremont, Illinois

Are you an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk looking for a long term temporary position? Accountemps is currently interviewing potential candidates for a company in the Automotive industry. The Accounts Payable Clerk will match, batch, and code invoices, resolve A/P issues, process expense reports, update and reconcile sub-ledger to G/L, and process checks. This position requires people who have excellent communication skills, a strong understanding of accounting and its principles, hands on, and the ability to think on your feet. Located in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, the Accounts Payable Clerk will be a long term temporary position.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Carry out additional tasks as assigned

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

  • Provide support during internal and external audits

  • Assist the AP/Finance Department with administrative tasks

  • Fullfill full-cycle A/P

  • Manage customer service tasks for internal business partners

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

  • Manage department mail by opening, sorting, and distributing it on a daily basis

  • Maintain proper storage of invoices, checks, and other documents by organizing, logging, scanning, and filing them

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

  • Prior experience in an A/P role preferred

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Deep understanding of bank reconciliations

  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts payable

  • Knowledge of data entry

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

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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