199900 - Accountant
Industry
ADM
Region
MO-Missouri
City
St. Louis
State
MO
Rate
$35 to $40.00 DOE
Duration
6 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking an Accountant for a hybrid contract opportunity in St. Louis, MO.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The candidate will be responsible for providing procure to pay (PTP) support across each department by developing a standard process and internal controls surrounding the PTP application, Catalyst. The candidate will partner with the Accounting Manager and act as the financial coordinator and project manager in developing a weekly cadence to manage and oversee Catalyst activity, directly impacting the supplier invoice back log and paid on time metrics. This position will be part of an evolving finance and accounting team that seeks to be recognized as valued business partners. As a result, additional accounting projects may be offered if successful in the main objective.

• Daily partnership and communication with site procurement, supply chain, accounts payable and finance to actively manage open supplier invoice activity
• Develop an advanced understanding of the financial procure to pay systems. Included though not limited to: Catalyst, SAP, Ariba
• Lead procure to pay action items across the site to enforce resolution. Included though not limited to: Becoming a subject matter expert in Purchase Order, Goods Receipt, Supplier Invoice Posting and Supplier Payment management
• Prepare weekly or monthly statistics and reports against open supplier invoices under Catalyst
• Coordinate with the Accounting Manager and Accountant III to document a standard process and supporting internal controls against Catalyst management for both external and internal suppliers
• Other accounting projects and duties as assigned once the main objective is complete

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Looking with someone with Great Communication Skills, Customer Service Orientated, Positive Attitude, proactive thinker. MidSize Manufacturing Industry experience a Plus.
• 3-5 years of experience in accounts payable, accounting, procure to pay processes
• Ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment while meeting required deadlines.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, and Outlook
• Catalyst, Ariba and SAP experience is a plus. General Ledger experience.

EDUCATION: Associate's degree in Accounting or Finance
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and/or Finance a plus

WORK HOURS: Mon-Friday- 8am-5pm, No OT required. Additional resource to work on a Specific Project so not Temp-Perm, unless an opening comes available.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Tyler Harrell
tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.