CenturyLink ACCOUNTINGSPECIALIST III in Monroe, Louisiana

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary

Accounting Specialist III - Accounts Payable

Job Description

Accounting Specialist III is responsible for routing incoming vendor invoices for coding and approvals in SAP. The Accounting Specialist III verifies results before posting invoices entries in SAP, using AP Center Workflow. The Accounting Specialist III manually keys voucher request forms received, and works with employees and vendors to answer questions regarding invoices. The Accounting Specialist III provides training on SAP Accounts Payable entry and workflow.

Responsibilities include:

Reviewing incoming invoices received in the workflow to determine primary coder/requestor, and approver of invoices meet expenditure policies

Monitor status of in flight invoices

Review invoices and post/account for into SAP

Monitor expenses for personal items and ensure proper reimbursement

Work with employers and vendors to answer questions regarding invoices

Assist employees with SAP workflow questions

Review statements and research past due invoices. Contact vendors for refunds of credit balances

Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma or GED

Minimum of 3 years of experience in an accounting, clerical, or administrtive position performing similar duties and responsibilities, or the equivalent in training and experience

Proficient in the use of standard office equipment, to include a copy, printer, and fax machine

Proficient in the use of a personal computer and related software for word processing and spreadsheets, to include some advanced or complex software features

Experience working with large database software programs

SAP experience


High School Diploma or Equivalent

Associates or Equivalent in Finance

Alternate Location: US-Louisiana-Monroe

Requisition # : 208625

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.