Stantec Accounts Payable Technician (Temporary) in Edmonton, Alberta

Your Opportunity:

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We are currently seeking an Accounts Payable Technician to join our Financial Services team in Edmonton, AB on a temporary basis. This position is responsible for the processing of all Accounts Payable transactions and providing excellent customer service to both internal and external suppliers.

Your Duties:

  • Processing high volume of accounts payable invoices and employee expense claims in an electronic environment

  • Audit of on-line employee expenses

  • Provide customer support assistance and communication to Stantec offices within an assigned region

  • Ensure appropriate approvals received prior to processing manual invoices

  • Process work in a timely and accurate manner

  • Work in a team environment to ensure that the goals of the Accounts Payable team are met as established

  • Undertake special projects or assignments as delegated

Your Capabilities and Credentials:

  • 1 year experience in an Accounting environment or 1 year of Post-Secondary Education in Accounting

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills – both written and oral

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize work activities

  • Strong focus on customer satisfaction – both internal and external

  • Self-motivated and accountable

Valuable but not essential requirements:

  • Experience with Oracle Accounts Payable

  • Experience in a centralized accounts payable department

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

  • Fluent in French

This role is a temporary 37.5 hour work week opportunity.

Job ID 2016-26169

# of Openings Remaining 2

Location CA - AB - Edmonton

Experience (Years) 1

Posted Date 10/18/2016

Discipline Financial Services