Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.
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Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
At Graham Packaging, our people drive packaging innovation for some of the most influential consumer brands in the world. To work with big brands, you need to be on the cutting edge, constantly reinventing the future and always willing to change.
Since our beginnings, this dynamic environment has forged a culture where you don't need to wonder where your next opportunity will come from -- the opportunities are all around you. All you have to do is take them.
With a global footprint of 100+ facilities across 16 countries and a committed team 7,000 strong, Graham Packaging offers you the ability to learn, the ability to grow and the ability to make your mark in a company that rewards doers, innovators and collaborators.
Join Graham Packaging today!
Accounts Payable Specialist will have primary responsibility for prompt payment of invoices featuring discounts advantageous to the organization. Processes and verifies invoices, coding of expenses, preparation of vouchers, and issuance of checks for payment. Prepares and maintains accounts payable register and other related accounting reports. Responsible for ensuring accurate and timely processing of payments, invoices and expense reports. Serves as a primary point of contact between Accounting and other departments within the organization.
Process vendor invoices
Scan and attach vendor invoices to documents
Review blocked and problem invoices and resolve issues
Process payments (checks, ACH batches, etc.)
Post wire/EFT payments (clear vendor account)
Resolve issues with returned checks / refunds / collections
Process employee reimbursements & purchases
SAP Troubleshooting / Enhancements
Vendor master data maintenance and creation
Procurement credit card program administration
Filing and shredding
Others duties as assigned
Core Proficiencies and Skills
Accounts Payable Specialist are required to interact with other managers, employees, vendors, and customers. Therefore, the following skills and proficiencies are also essential requirements of the position:
Ability to maintain regular, predictable, and punctual attendance.
Computer usage and typing skills are essential.
Excellent verbal and written communication, including the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers.
Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.
Ability it work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.
Communicates effectively: conveys facts and information clearly both verbally and orally.
Collaborates well with others: proactively contributes to group objectives; volunteers to help others.
A High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Business or college accounting coursework or an associate's degree in accounting a plus
A minimum of 2 to 5 years in accounts payable or related experience, preferably in a professional office setting,
1-2 years SAP experience preferred.
Proficient in data entry.
Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
Ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities and work independently as well as in a group.
Attention to detail.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
Graham Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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