Randstad Accounts Payable Specialist in Seattle, Washington

Accounts Payable Specialist

job details:

  • location:Seattle, WA

  • salary:$18 - $26 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, March 12, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:416074

  • questions:425.454.4111.

job description

Due to continued expansion, a close partner of Randstad Professionals is looking for an experienced and passionate Accounts Payable Specialist . Our friendly office culture is one of mentorship and collaboration. Enjoy walking through the door each morning, where your skills and abilities will be recognized as valued contributions to the firm's work.

As a contracted Accounts Payable Specialist , you will produce records, bookkeeping, and financial transactions that will be used by accountants and auditors. In this role you would record transactions, create reports, track income and expenses, along with other specialty duties.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages the accounts payable process, including all invoice and check approvals, and a team of accounts payable specialists.

  • Manages vendor set up process and vendor correspondence.

  • Develops, implements and maintains systems, procedures and policies, including accounts payable functions to ensure adherence to company guidelines.

  • Provides accounting assistance to project managers and operations staff; responds to financial questions/concerns to meet business needs.

  • Acts as a liaison between the company, government and external accountants to meet information needs and to ensure that proper information is maintained for historical purposes.

  • Addresses performance issues and makes recommendations for personnel actions. Motivates and rewards employees including providing salary increases, bonuses and promotions within allocated budgets and company guidelines.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent preferred

  • One or more years of accounts payable experience

  • Experience working with generally accepted accounting principles and accounting software

  • Having large ERP system experience is a plus

  • Strong personal computer and business solutions software skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Good planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work.

Pay Range:$18-26/hr

If interested in the Accounts Payable positions please apply immediately below. Thanks for your consideration.