Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Payable Clerk in BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut

Accountemps has an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk opportunity in a stimulating work environment with a team of highly skilled professionals. This role will require the candidate to attend to the general administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department and work closely with the Accounting Manager. The main responsibilities will include matching and batching code, resolving A/P issues, processing expense reports, updating and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L and processing checks are primary areas of focus. Are you seeking an employment role with an opportunity for growth? Then contact us today to learn more about joining this thriving team of professionals. Based out of the Bridgeport, Connecticut area, the Accounts Payable Clerk will be a short term temporary-to-fulltime opening. Please email your resume to Alex at

Your responsibilities

  • Manage the process of verifying, logging, and mailing checks, including expediting special handling

  • Manage customer service tasks for internal business partners

  • Conduct full-cycle A/P

  • Perform daily processes and controls correctly and punctually, ensuring company policies are followed

  • Provide internal and external audit assistance as required

  • Carry out additional tasks as assigned

  • Handle the administrative needs of the AP/Finance Department

  • Open, sort, and distribute daily department mail

  • Ensure invoices, checks, and other documents are properly sorted, logged, scanned, and filed

  • Solid understanding of accounts payable

  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • 1+ years of experience in an A/P role preferred

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Strong communication, customer service, and interpersonal skills, especially with both technical and financial backgrounds

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Business or similar preferred

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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