ACCOUNTANT

TekWissen Group

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Job Information

Overview:

Tek Wissen Group is a workforce management provider throughout the USA and many other countries in the world. The below job opportunity is to one of Our clients who offer biotechnology product development services. The Company focuses on providing laboratory equipment, chemicals, supplies and services used in healthcare, scientific research, safety, and education.

Job Title: Accountant

Duration: 6 Months

Work Location: St. Louis, MO

Job Type: Contract

Work Type: On-Site

Job Description:

What you will do?

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.

Primary Responsibilities:

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

Additional Sills:

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

How will you get here?

Education

Associate's degree in Accounting or Finance

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and/or Finance a plus

Experience

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.

TekWissen Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action Employer (m/f/d/v) supporting workforce diversity

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