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Robert Half International Accounts Payable Accountant in Olympia, Washington


There is an opportunity with a terrific company for a full-time Accounts Payable Accountant. Looking for strong compensation and excellent benefits? This position could advance your career! This company, based in the Olympia, Washington area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Salary: $40,000.00 - $50,000.00


-Performs Accounts Payable related functions in compliance with corporate guidelines

-Possesses knowledge of the Accounts Payable system and adheres to the corporate chart of accounts

-Files invoices timely and ensures they are perforated before filing to prevent reuse

-Verifies vendors are charging the appropriate sales tax and that the AP system is set up accordingly

-Preparation of manual accounts payable checks when needed and timely input of the manual check into the system

-Participate in internal and external audits

-Performs other projects and assignments as required and promptly reports results


-2+years of experience preferred

-High school diploma or GED

-Must be able to utilize good judgment and demonstrate patience

-Able to handle high-volume workload and stressful situations

-Familiar with processing, taxes, and invoicing

-Knowledgeable of Microsoft Office and other software

Contact Information: Phil Pritchett,


  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $40,000.00 - $50,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Olympia, WA

Date Posted: September 15, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 04410-0011560017

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance