Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Payable Clerk in Paso Robles, California

Accountemps has a current opening for an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk. The Accounting Clerk role offers an exciting opportunity to make an indispensable contribution to the success of Construction Company. Based out of the Paso Robles, California area, the Accounts Payable Clerk will be a short term temporary-to-fulltime opening. In this progressive department, career growth and quick advancement is possible. The Accounts Payable Clerk matches and batches code, resolves A/P issues, processes expense reports, updates and reconciles sub-ledger to G/L, and processes checks.

Major responsibilities

  • Validate, record and send checks, including expediting special handling

  • Open, sort, and distribute daily department mail

  • Sort, register, scan, and store invoices, checks, and other documents

  • Provide internal and external audit assistance as required

  • Handle the customer service needs of internal business partners

  • Complete full-cycle A/P

  • Provide administrative assistance to the AP/Finance Department

  • Carry out additional projects as required

  • Perform daily processes and controls correctly and punctually, ensuring company policies are followed

  • Solid understanding of accounts payable

  • Prior experience in an A/P role preferred

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

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Great attention to detail

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.

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