Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Payable Clerk in Bakersfield, California

Accountemps is urgently seeking an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk. This Accounting Clerk position offers an opportunity to become an essential part of International Construction Company. This Accounts Payable Clerk role will be located in the Bakersfield, California area and will be a long term temporary-to-fulltime position. In this influential department, there is a possibility for further career growth and advacement. The Accounts Payable Clerk will be expected to match and batch code, resolve A/P issues, process expense reports, update and reconcile sub-ledger to G/L, and process checks.

Key responsibilities

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

  • Carry out a full-cycle A/P

  • Provide internal and external audit assistance as required

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

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

  • Execute additional tasks as needed

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

  • Handle the customer service needs of internal business partners

  • Handle administrative tasks for the AP/Finance Department

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

  • Articulate customer service and interpersonal skills, especially when interacting with those in the technical and financial backgrounds

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Solid understanding of QuickBooks

  • Microsoft Office experience

  • 3+ years of experience in an A/P role preferred

Submit resume to: Jeffrey.george@accountemps.com or alejandra.espinoza@accountemps.com

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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