AP Specialist

Metairie, Louisiana
Customer Service & Call Center (Office and Administrative Support Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
US$ 15.75 - US$ 16.25 per hour
Ref. Number
Hall, Christina, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion has a great career opportunity for you. Our client in Metairie, LA, is seeking an AP Specialist to assist with obtaining documents required for establishing new vendor, identification of vendor tax status for new and existing vendors.

This position is Monday - Friday, 7am-4:30pm
Pay rate is based on experience and education.

A typical Accounts Payable Specialist is responsible for reviewing all invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment. Review and verify invoices and check requests; process 3-way P.O. matching invoices, up to 100 plus line items; process check requests; assist in month end closing; maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices; assist with other projects as needed.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, professional attitude and critical thinking. Ability to work independently and manage one's time. Must be well organized and a self-starter. Great problem-solving skills, basic accounting principles knowledge, documentation skills, research and resolution skills, data analysis and multi-tasking skills. Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and any other related accounting software. SAP experience is a plus.

High School

1-4 years

HS Diploma or equivalent
Associate degree or higher in Accoutning or other financial discipline
Must have at least 2 years of Accounts Payable experience

If you are interested in this position, please apply online at Spherion.com.
Following the completion of your application, a recruiter from our local office will reach out to you within 24-48 hours regarding the application, your work experience, the job details and next steps.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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