Accounts Payable Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: New York, NY
COMPENSATION: $28/hr - $30/hr
REMOTE / ONSITE: Hybrid
POSTED: Jan 11, 2023

Our client is seeking an experienced Accounts Payable Accountant to join their Finance team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$28/hr – $30/hr

Position Overview:

The Accounts Payable Accountant will review and process vendor invoices and employee expense reports for payment among other duties. The ideal candidate for the Accounts Payable Accountant role will have at least 4 years of experience in accounts payable, a strong understanding of accounting principles, and excellent attention to detail.

Responsibilities of the Accounts Payable Accountant:

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of accounts payable transactions
  • Reconcile vendor statements and resolve any discrepancies
  • Communicate with vendors to resolve any issues or disputes
  • Assist with the preparation of the annual budget and periodic financial forecasts
  • Ensure compliance with internal controls and financial policies
  • Participate in the month-end and year-end close process

Qualifications for the Accounts Payable Accountant:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in accounts payable
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and accounting software
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field is required

Benefits:

  • Atrium Care Package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Position ID: 117540