AP Accountant

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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/24/2016

Modis San Diego, CA

Company
Modis
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
23182338.21600999
AJE Ref #
576182120
Location
San Diego, CA
Job Type
Regular
Required Licenses/Certifications
df-aj

JOB DESCRIPTION

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span   br We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply. br   br DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: br ul
li Performs specific Accounts Payable accounting activities through the input of accounting transactions and the monitoring, coordinating, and summarizing of accounting results. /li li Determines propriety of Accounts Payable accounting entries associated with projects, accounts, and trial balances in accordance with financial policies, practices, and procedures. /li li Maintains an awareness of the financial activities within the assigned areas of responsibility to ensure smooth operations and compliance with generally accepted accounting principles. /li li Processes Travel and Expense reports. /li li Applies general knowledge of accounting/financial policies and procedures when responding to specific questions and non-routine problem resolution. /li li Monitors and analyzes large volumes of data while maintaining alertness for abnormalities. Recommends and initiates corrective action. /li li Calculates and prepares monthly Accounts Payable accruals and metrics. /li li Represents the accounting department on specific projects. /li li Maintains the strict confidentiality of sensitive information. /li li Utilizes MS Office Suite, SAP, and other applications. /li li Performs other duties as assigned or required. /li li   /li /ul
Qualifications Essential Qualifications Typically requires a bachelor's or master's degree in accounting or a related discipline and three or more years of progressive experience in accounting with a bachelor's degree, or at least one year of experience with a master's degree. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education. Must have demonstrated ability to apply concepts and principles of accounting to develop solutions to a variety or problems along with computer literacy and knowledge of operations and applications pertinent to the field. Must have good interpersonal skills and communication abilities that enable effective interface with staff members in developing accounting documentation and in making presentations. Able to work extended hours as required. br Additional Qualifications • Bachelor's or master's degree in accounting or a related discipline and three or more years of progressive experience in accounting with a bachelor's degree, or at least one year of experience with a master's degree. br • Prior accounting experience in an Accounts Payable environment. br • Experience with processing Travel and Expense reports in a government contractor environment. br • SAP Experience. br • Able to work extended hours as required. br • Location - Torrey Pines, CA br   br   br /span