Accounts Payable Specialist

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category
    Accounts Payable
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounts Payable Specialist

Are you an ambitious Junior-level accountant ready to take the next step in your career doing Accounts payable? Do you have excellent attention to detail and communication skills? If yes, then Accounting Principles has a job for you! Our client is looking for a new Accounts Payable Specialist to support the team. They are looking for someone who is eager to learn new policies and processes and is results oriented in Chicago! If you think this could be you, please apply today!

As an Accounts Payable Specialist, you will:

  • Manage invoice coding, auditing, and processing
  • Approve payment requests and provide complete and accurate documentation
  • Review and resolve AP related issues
  • Take lead articulating university-related policies for procure-to-pay, polices related to Accounts Payable or reimbursements
  • Work with third-party vendors to ensure the ServiceNow ticketing queues are managed within Service Level Agreement (SLA)
  • Perform ad-hoc projects as needed

An ideal Accounts Payable Specialist will have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • 6-12 Months of AP experience
  • Experience using online AP systems (PeopleSoft or other large ERP systems) and Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills


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