Accounts Payable Clerk
- Kitchener (Headoffice)
Job description Accounts Payable Clerk
Conestoga Cold Storage is seeking an apt, determined, and enthusiastic individual to join our company as an Accounts Payable Clerk at our Kitchener facility. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two (2) years’ experience as an Accounts Payable Clerk. Working closely with our Finance Team, the successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining existing vendor relationships, company Accounts Payables, and working closely with the purchasing department.
Who we are:
Selected as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies for fifteen years running, Conestoga Cold Storage Limited is a privately owned, national warehousing and logistics company serving customers from across Canada and around the world. Incorporated in 1974, Conestoga Cold Storage operates five cold storage warehouses nationwide making us the second largest service provider in Canada, and currently employs approximately 400 people.
Recognized globally as an industry leader in warehousing automation, robotics, and technology, Conestoga Cold Storage is a long-time member of the International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses and the World Food Logistics Organization.
Benefits of Working at Conestoga Cold Storage:
Competitive salary Company sponsored group medical and dental insurance benefits Company sponsored pension plan with employer matched contributions Modern workspaces and on-site parking Various company social and skill-building events throughout the year Great company culture! Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage Accounts Payables on a daily basis Prepare and process cheques/EFT/wire payments Ability to navigate and organize excel spreadsheets Receive invoices, match against supporting documents (purchase orders, receiving records, etc.), investigate and resolve any discrepancies, obtain appropriate approvals when needed and process invoices for payment. Communicate with and respond to vendors concerning payables issues (i.e. payment status; disputes; etc.). Reconcile vendor statements and address all past due items. Ensure that invoices have been received and posted prior to month end closing. Work with the finance team leads to ensure that the month-end close process is completed in a timely manner. Prepare month end reports and reconcile subledgers to the ledger. Liaise with purchasing department to ensure purchase orders are up to date with correct pricing and quantities. Enter material receipts into ERP system. Backup other team members when they are absent, as necessary. Other duties as assigned. Skills and Attributes:
A friendly, positive, and professional attitude dealing with clients and staff, including excellent customer service skills. Strong command of English, both verbal and written, to manage and balance both internal and external relationships. Ability to work in a solo & team setting. Aptitude, accuracy, and efficiency. Ability to protect organizations’ value by keeping information confidential. Self-motivated. This position offers excellent salary and benefits and the opportunity to expand your skills within a company that offers both a diverse workforce and a welcoming company culture.
Conestoga Cold Storage is committed to diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
To apply by email, inquire about the position, or request accommodation, please reach out to (fmohammed@coldstorage. com) or call (647-723-2033)
Thank you for your interest and while we welcome all applications, we will only contact qualified candidates under consideration.
This is a great opportunity for candidates with a proven reliable track record.
While we welcome all applications, we are only able to contact those candidates who have been selected for an interview.