Accounts Payable Specialist

  • Richardson, TX
  • Full-time

Company Description

Building and managing successful communities for more than 37 years, Associa is the worldwide leader in community management with over 10,000 employees operating more than 180 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, Canada, the United Arab Emirates and South Africa. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to www.associaonline.com or www.associacares.com.

Job Description

The Accounts Payable Specialist I is an accounts support payable support position in a fast paced centralized accounting services environment providing financial services to community associations throughout North America.


Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Conduct initial review of all invoices processed by Data Entry and provide GL coding in a timely and professional manner
• Meet the daily volume and invoice production expectation for processing invoices daily
• Escalate any invoice discrepancies to Accounts Payable Specialist II as needed for further investigation and or resolution
• Provide analysis and feedback of efficiency and process improvements
• Develop and maintain relationships with internal partners while offering unsurpassed customer service
• Other duties and/or special projects may be assigned to meet business needs

Qualifications

• Mathematical ability to accurately perform calculations and analysis
• Ability to evaluate, analyze,  and prioritize data in various forms and formats
• Ability to complete tasks using internet based software and alpha-numeric data entry
• Basic knowledge in proper accounting principles, practices, and procedures
• Ability to work both independently and in a team setting; flexible and adaptable in a fast-paced and changing environment
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Excel, Microsoft Word, and Outlook
• Strong problem solving skills with acute attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines

Education and Experience
• High School Diploma or GED Required
• 2+ years of directly related or closely related experience
• 10 Key by touch

Desired Knowledge and Skills
• Understanding of, or experience in, the Community Association Management Industry
• Experience with AP electronic workflow (i.e. Strongroom) or Complete Control for Communities/C3 Software

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.