Wilbur-Ellis Company Accounts Payable Specialist I - Tukwila, WA in Tukwila, Washington

Job Title: Accounts Payable Specialist I - Tukwila, WA Date Posted: 7/14/2017 Job Number: 5150 Division: Agribusiness Location: Tukwila, WA Position Reports To: Accounts Payable Supervisor Purpose of Job: Purpose Of Job Do you have a Bachelor's degree and 1-2 years' experience processing high volume AP, or, 3+ years' accounting experience in lieu of a degree? Do you have a strong ability to investigate and analyze problems and use sound business based judgement to resolve issues efficiently? Are you a relationship builder with strong communication and customer service skills? If so, we'd like to hear from you! For nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing animal feed ingredients. Join us and grow your career with Wilbur-Ellis - a strong and profitable industry leader offering competitive compensation, tremendous growth & development opportunities, and a people-first work environment. Come grow with us! General Purpose and Scope of Position: Wilbur-Ellis is seeking an Accounts Payable Specialist manage cash flow through the Accounts Payable process. Responsible for ensuring that invoices are efficiently and accurately processed. Maintain desk processes and controls for an efficient customer centric focused approach to meet internal customer, external vendor and business requirements. Responsibilities: Position Responsibilities Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include: Review invoices for appropriate documentation and approval Ensure payables are processed in a timely manner based on payment terms Responsible for uploading documents from Payables inbox to WE Connect SharePoint database Required Skills, Experience and Competencies: Required Skills Key Skills and Abilities Include: Bachelor's degree and 1-2 years' experience processing high volume AP or 3+ years' Accounting experience in lieu of degree Excel proficiency and JD Edwards ERP experience preferred A detailed understanding of the Accounts Payable process and workflow of the Division's transaction processing flow particularly as it relates to Accounts Payable Ability to investigate and analyze problems and use sound business based judgement to resolve issues efficiently Ability to work as part of a team Key Personal Attributes Include: High degree of Integrity. Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills Ability to develop relationships with employees at all levels throughout the organization Highly motivated, organized and detail oriented Ability to multi-task and prioritize Compensation and Benefits: Competitive salary (to be determined based on experience and other factors) Comprehensive employee health and retirement benefit offerings Wilbur-Ellis Feed, LLC is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington and is a marketer and distributor of value-added feed ingredients in North America and Asia-Pacific. Wilbur Ellis provides feed solutions to our customers and suppliers in the Livestock, Pet Food and Aquaculture Industries. Providing a complete supply chain, including logistics, warehousing and customer service, in addition to expertise in import/export and regulatory, sets Wilbur-Ellis apart from our competitors. We understand the importance of providing on-time delivery of specified products and honoring our commitments to suppliers and customers. COMPANY CULTURE Wilbur-Ellis is a company you can be proud to call your employer Wilbur-Ellis markets and distributes agricultural products, animal feed and specialty chemicals and food ingredients. A privately held and consistently profitable company, we employ more than 4,000 people throughout North America and Asia-Pacific. Wilbur-Ellis is for and about people Wilbur-Ellis has enjoyed over ninety-five years of success and growth, all thanks to our people. Our e