A/P Specialist
at Advanced Personnel Resources

Date Posted: 3/28/2017

Job Description

Advanced Personnel Resources is recruiting for qualified accounts payable professionals with 5+ years of experience. Our client is an industry leader located in Greensboro offering a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefits package.

Job Functions:

  • Review invoices received from vendors, centers and corporate departments.
  • Verify purchase order has been approved and received.
  • Verify purchase order matches invoice.
  • Verify appropriate approvals for dollar amount.
  • Verify general account codes.
  • Review construction invoices for possible job codes.
  • Verify and post to the appropriate accounting period.
  • Research questionable or incomplete requests for payment.
  • Post invoices for payment ensuring duplicate invoices are not created.
  • Generate recurring payments and monitor closely to ensure terms of agreement are met.
  • Enter ACH and wire payments to third parties as “hand checks" in A/P system to ensure a complete vendor history. Sign off with “X" in ACH sign out form excel file.
  • Print "check preview" to verify totals and prepare for printing of checks.
  • Determine number of checks needed for run and first check number of sequence.
  • Request checks and signature cartridge from appropriate accounting staff.
  • Maintain check log to keep track of check numbers and ensure proper sequence.
  • Ensure checks are paid from correct account for correct amount.
  • Ensure proper signatures are present on all checks issued based on dollar amount of check and different approval levels.
  • At the end of each day that checks are run, complete the “positive pay" procedures with Bank of America.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience is required
  • 5+ years of experience in accounts payable within a corporate office environment
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel (formulas, pivot tables, v-lookup)
  • Must be very detail oriented with advanced math skills
  • Excellent research and analytical skills are required
  • Must have experience with a full cycle accounting process
  • Must have good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to communicate effectively with various managers in different departments

Job Snapshot

About Us

Advanced Personnel Resources has provided full service staffing solutions, recruiting and professional search services to the Triad region for almost 30 years.

We work in partnership with a majority of the region's most well-known organizations, institutions and healthcare practices from entrepreneurial start-ups to Fortune ranked corporations in fulfilling Professional, Administrative, Health Care, Manufacturing/Distribution and Light Industrial staffing needs. We provide the highest quality talent and job opportunities in diverse industries and positions including:

  • Accounting / Finance
  • Administrative / Clerical
  • Aerospace
  • Biotech
  • Call Center / Customer Service
  • Consumer Goods
  • Executive Management
  • Human Resources
  • Insurance
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Light Industrial
  • Manufacturing / Distribution
  • Medical / Healthcare
  • Purchasing / Supply Chain
  • Sales / Marketing
  • Transportation

Our team of highly experienced recruiting and staffing professionals are known for their market intelligence, unparalleled contacts, high-impact service and proven record in recruiting the most qualified job seekers specifically selected to match our clients' needs. We combine over 125 years of staffing and search industry expertise. We are committed to maintaining our total quality service mission and personalized attention to deliver a successful match for both our client employers and job seeking candidates.

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