Accounting Assistant A/P in Mississauga at Welbilt

Date Posted: 2/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Is this you?  Born leader. Demonstrated perfectionist. Accounting “wiz.”  If so, then look no further – your new career as Accounting Assistant awaits you at Welbilt.   As Accounting Assistant A/P, you will be responsible for all activities in the Accounts Payable function. You will ensure timely payments of vendor invoices and expense vouchers, maintain accurate records and control reports, conduct reconciliation with intercompany, review applicable accounting reports and accounts payable register to ensure accuracy.   Reporting directly to the A/P Supervisor; this position is located in Mississauga, ON.   We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation!   Essential Job Functions:  
  • Review all invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment
  • Prioritize invoices according to cash discount potential and payment terms
  • Perform 2-way/3-way match (approved purchase order / receiving slip / approved invoice)
  • Ensure approved invoices must within the Approval Authorization Matrix
  • Run weekly Check/ACH/Wire payments and distribute checks accordingly to ensure vendors get paid timely
  • Conduct monthly reconciliation with inter companies
  • Monitor unvouchered AP register to make sure vouchering is timely recorded and conduct unvouchered AP analysis
  • Reconcile vendor statements against sub-ledgers, research and correct discrepancies
  • Assist in month end closing for AP related items
  • Ensure PO price overrides must have appropriate approval with proper documentation
  • Correspond with vendors and respond to all vendor inquiries; prepare vendor forms as needed
  • Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices
  • Assist with other projects as needed

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:
  • Post-Secondary education in Accounting or Finance is required
  • Minimum 1-3 years of direct work experience in Accounts Payable
  • Must have working knowledge of an ERP system, QAD, and PO Processing systems.
  • MS Excel and MS Word expertise
  • Excellent written and oral English language skills
  • Ability to function as part of multiple teams in a fast-paced environment
  • Manufacturing background preferred
  • Highly organized and comfortable working with tight deadlines 
Welbilt is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.  
•Welbilt – Mississauga, Ontario Canada manufactures a full line of commercial ovens, ranges, griddles, grills & counter top cooking equipment (including food warmers, cheesemelters, deck-type gas ovens, countertop electric ovens, refrigerated worktables, equipment stands, refrigerated equipment stands, fryers, griddles, hotplates, deck-type electric ovens, restaurant electric ranges, heavy-duty electric ranges, charbroilers, convection ovens, heavy-duty gas ranges, restaurant gas ranges, stock pot stoves, broilers & salamanders