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Senior Accounts Payables Clerk

October 10 2019
Industries Recruitment, Employment services
Categories Accounting, Finance, Accounts payable
Montreal, QC

Senior Accounts Payables Clerk

Artemis goes hunting! We are currently looking for a Senior Accounts Payables Clerk for one of our clients located in Montreal. This position is a permanent position offering a lot of stability in a young and growing company.

Great Company! Looking for a great candidate!

Reporting to the Director of Operational Accounting, the Senior Accounts Payable Clerk is responsible for the full-cycle accounts payable process including examining, verifying and reconciling payables for the company’s accounts and vendors. They will perform a range of general clerical and accounting functions, providing support to the Finance department.


  • Reconciliations of Credit cards, expense reports & balance of customer statements
  • Review invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment
  • Prioritize invoices according to cash discount potential and payment terms
  • Respond to all vendor inquiries
  • Reconcile vendor statements and research/correct discrepancies
  • Ensure prepayments and deposits are booked in a timely manner
  • Research, resolve and communicate discrepancies or outstanding balances on vendor accounts
  • Use of Excel in budgeting, finance processes and reconciliation of payments
  • Analyzing expenses and timing of expenses compared to budgets
  • Implement and maintain systems, files, procedures, and policies, including accounts payable functions to ensure adherence to company policies
  • Manage monthly closing and reconciliation of accounts payable reports
  • Maintain accounts payable files and year-end files
  • Constant interdepartmental communication helping each other troubleshoot and accomplish deadlines
  • Supervise and mentor junior clerks


  • Diploma of vocational studies in Accounting
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in accounts payable accounting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience working with SAP, an asset
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in both English and French


  • Strong analytical skills and detail-oriented
  • Ability to handle confidential information in a discreet, professional manner
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a natural ability to build relationships
  • Ability to thrive in a past-paced performance-driven environment, dealing with ambiguity and change

Artemis offers high standards recruitment services specializing in accounting and finance for temporary and permanent positions.

Our headhunters are proactive, fast, efficient and professional.

With Artemis, your need will become your opportunity!

Apply now!