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AP/AR Clerk (Tillman - CA) in Compton, CA at Bunzl Distribution

Date Posted: 6/17/2018

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Job Description

The AP/AR Clerk is responsible for supporting the accounting department in general payables receivables, customer billing and payment application, collections, data entry and special projects as assigned.

Your career path has many avenues available for you to succeed. Are you looking to advance at a rate that matches your ambition and skill set? At Bunzl, we understand and want to invest in you. With our multi-career options, you’ll not only be able to find the adventure you are looking for today, but can be confident that new opportunities will be there for advancement in your future. 

At Bunzl, we know that our employees are our number one asset. We seek to recruit and retain the right people who are passionate about our business and we provide opportunities for our employees so that they may progress within our company based on their talents, experiences, and their aptitude.    

Responsibilities:

  • Customer billing with high degree of accuracy
  • Verify the accuracy of invoices and other accounting documents or records
  • Assist and ensure accurate and timely payment processing from customers
  • File and tally deposits
  • Perform accounting and clerical functions to support the Accounts Receivable Department through contacting customers to collect on past due balances and providing them statements and copies of invoices
  • Support Accounts Payable area entering debit and credit information, vouchers, 3-way matching, reports, check processing, and matching payments to invoices
  • Engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Contribute to Accounting team environment in which cross functions are assumed as necessary in order to meet department deadlines and objectives
  • Support Accounting Department and carry out duties as assigned
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, and managers

Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent; Associate’s Degree preferred
  • A minimum of three years of accounting experience preferred
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and AP/AR processes a plus
  • Must have an excellent eye for detail; must have the ability to spot issues quickly and be able to resolve in a timely manner
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Able to problem solve and handle a variety of issues
  • Must be self motivated and able to follow direction and able to work independently or as a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task projects, establish priorities, work independently and organize effectively
  • Must be detail orientated and be able to work under pressure
  • Analytical skills to support solving complex transaction processing issues

So, what are you waiting for? A new career awaits you with endless opportunities.

Bunzl is a global leader in the Cleaning & Hygiene, Food Processing, Grocery, Health Care, Non-Food Retail, and Safety industries. We have grown both organically and through acquisitions to sales in excess of $10 billion.  Bunzl North America is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.  Bunzl North America owns and operates more than 100 warehouses and serves all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada and parts of the Caribbean and Mexico. With more than 5,000 employees and 400,000 plus supplies, Bunzl is regarded as a leading supplier in North America.

Bunzl Distribution offers competitive salaries, a comfortable work environment, and a full range of benefits including a 401k with a company match.

Bunzl Distribution has a tradition of commitment to equal employment opportunity. It is the established policy to attract and retain the best qualified people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex/gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status as provided by law.