Accounts Payable Specialist

GA Food Service Saint Petersburg , FL 33716

Posted 2 months ago

For over forty five years, GA Foods has been creating and delivering high quality nutritious and well-balanced meals to seniors, children, military and emergency response. GA Foods sets ourselves apart with flavorful menus tailored to our client's palettes, a delivery service unmatched by the competition and a One Team attitude.

The GA Foods team is a diverse and energetic group. We are based in beautiful St. Petersburg, Florida, but can be found from California to New Jersey, Texas to Georgia...and even more locations as we have become one of the fastest growing companies in our industry. We thrive on our "One Team" company culture and promote teamwork and leadership within the organization. Looking for a job that will challenge you and motivate you to achieve your highest potential? You have come to the right place.

We are seeking a talented Accounts Payable Specialist to join our Accounting Department at our Corporate Headquarters in St. Petersburg. The Accounts Payable Specialist will be responsible for timely and accurate processing and payment of vendor invoices in accordance with net pay requirements, among additional tasks and responsibilities listed below.

Accounts Payable Specialist Job duties:

  • Entering new, approved vendors into accounting system

  • Auditing invoices for correct charges and approvals

  • Entering invoices into accounting software for payment

  • Cut checks and mail with back up

  • Enter wire transfer transactions

  • Researching problems and solving open AP issues

  • Maintain daily filing

  • Close payables by the 5th business day of the month

  • Box and arrange for storage of prior year files

  • Fill in for Receptionist and assist with general administrative tasks as needed

  • Follow established procedures and controls for all associated processes

  • Other duties assigned by management.

Accounts Payable Specialist Qualifications:
  • Type 35-40 WPM, 10-Key, Personal Computer: Windows, Excel (req.)

  • NAV/ERP exp. pref.

  • Pref. 3-5 years Accounting experience with focus on Accounts Payable

  • General Office Equipment

  • Excellent written & oral communication and interpersonal skills

  • Must be organized, flexible & able to work with little supervision

  • Attention to accuracy and detail-oriented

  • Ability to multitask

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Drug-Free Work Place / Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

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Accounts Payable Specialist

GA Food Service