AP Specialist

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  • Location:

    Kennesaw, United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Kasey Zittle

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Consultant:

    Kasey Zittle

Accounts Payable Specialist- Cobb County

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The ideal candidate will be well spoken, detail oriented, and have at least 2 years of experience in accounts payable.  This is a direct hire position, and the company is located in Cobb county area.  Pay will be up to $40K, depending on experience. 

The Accounts Payable Specialist oversees accounts payable functions such as verification of invoices, expense coding, voucher preparation, and various reports for management.

General duties and responsibilities:

  • Full cycle accounts payable processing around 500-700 invoices/month
  • Audit and process vendor invoices for payment based on company policies
  • Match and reconcile purchases created in purchase order system
  • Initiate check runs, generate and mail payments
  • Maintain accounts payable paper and electronic files
  • Serve as primary and initial contact with vendors for dispute resolution and reconciliation
  • Maintain and process annual 1099 reports
  • Prepare required monthly payables-related journal entries and accruals
  • Help with converting vendors to pay via ACH/EFT
  • Assist with month-end reporting
  • Sage 500 ERP system a plus
  • Telecommunication industry experience a plus


  • 2+ years of experience in full cycle accounts payable
  • Familiar with general ledger account coding including fixed asset capitalization thresholds