AP Accountant

Company: Aston Carter ( Learn More )

General Information
US-CA-San Diego
$22.00 - $32.00 /Hour
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Job Description

Currently seeking an AP Accountant in San Diego, CA

(Specific requirements - Gov. Contract Experience, SAP, Concur, Heavy AP Dept experience, expense reports, experience doing allowables/unallowables, clear communication & strong customer service)

Please only apply if you have SAP experience, 3-5 years minimum of AP experience, and a Bachelor's degree.

Great company that offers competitive pay, stability, and room for growth.


  • Performs specific Accounts Payable accounting activities through the input of accounting transactions and the monitoring, coordinating, and summarizing of accounting results.
  • Determines propriety of Accounts Payable accounting entries associated with projects, accounts, and trial balances in accordance with financial policies, practices, and procedures.
  • Maintains an awareness of the financial activities within the assigned areas of responsibility to ensure smooth operations and compliance with generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Processes Travel and Expense reports.
  • Applies general knowledge of accounting/financial policies and procedures when responding to specific questions and non-routine problem resolution.
  • Monitors and analyzes large volumes of data while maintaining alertness for abnormalities.
  • Recommends and initiates corrective action.
  • Calculates and prepares monthly Accounts Payable accruals and metrics.
  • Represents the accounting department on specific projects.
  • Observes all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Works in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or a related discipline.
  • Three to Five years of progressive experience in Accounts Payable.
  • Experience with processing Travel and Expense reports in a government contractor environment.
  • Experience with SAP

  • Master's degree in accounting or a related discipline

  • About Aston Carter:

    Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

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