AP Accountant ~ $55k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/26/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Columbus, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    3/26/2021
  • Job ID:
    APACC03136

Job Description

Accounting Professionals-don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle!

Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for accounting professionals. Our clients have immediate opportunities for Accounts Payable Accountants; don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle - let us work for you! At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with accounting managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the industry - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting as an AP Accountant, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As an Accounts Payable Accountant, you will provide support to the full-cycle accounts payable process through a variety of accounting activities and reports to the Accounts Payable Manager.

Additional responsibilities of the Accounts Payable Accountant:

  • Review, enter and upload invoices into the Accounting system, accurately and timely, with supporting backup details, ensuring correct general ledger coding of all accounts payable vendor bills
  • Follow-up with internal bill approvers to ensure approval of invoices in compliance with certain metrics of the accounts payable process to ensure timely payment according to vendor terms
  • Assist with month-end close procedures including the review and analyses of general ledger accounts, preparing monthly accruals and requesting outstanding invoices and monthly statements from external vendors
  • Backup the Accounts Payable Manager whenever and however needed in order to support the accounts payable team as a whole

Job Requirements

To be successful in the Accounts Payable Accountant role, it is essential that you have experience in an electronic finance processing environment. Additional requirement of the Accounts Payable Accountant role include: • 2 + years of accounts payable processing experience and general knowledge of accounting and accounts payable principles • Experience training and managing an AP team • Excellent written and verbal communication skills necessary to work with various vendors and internal customers