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Accounts Payable Accountant

  • Job Number 529047
  • Type Permanent
  • Location Stamford, CT
  • Pay $50,000 - $60,000
  • Referral Bonus $250

Accounts Payable Accountant

Job Description:

We are supporting a rapidly growing energy company with a 10+ year track record of success. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape a best-in-class accounting/finance group with a growing and dynamic organization as they move into the area.

The A/P Accountant will be responsible for a variety of functions related to the payables process.

Such responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Receive bills of lading and other documentation via email or physical mail
  • Process and verify for accuracy
  • Reconciles processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances
  • Charges expenses to accounts and costs centers by analyzing the invoice/expense reports
  • Codes invoices accurately
  • Processes and enters 200-400 invoices per week depending on season and volume
  • Schedules and prepares checks and wire payments
  • Identifies and resolves contract, invoice, or payment discrepancies and documentation
  • Verifies vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions
  • Responds promptly and appropriately to all vendor inquiries
  • Assists in month-end close process to help complete close according to schedule
  • Handles special projects as assigned


  • A four-year degree or 2 years equivalent working experience
  • Ability to prioritize multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong attention to detail