Travis CountyAustin 78701
Full Time

an ability to quickly learn and work independently and with a team in a fast-paced, high-volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness.

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Accounts Payable/associate Auditor

Travis County
Full Time 700 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701, United States Apply before 10/11/2023 11:59
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Overview

The Travis County Auditor's Office, Disbursements Auditing Division is seeking a skilled Accounts Payable Associate Auditor who has experience in multiple disciplines. Our team prides itself on providing solution-oriented professional auditing services in a timely manner for the Travis County Auditor's office and ultimately the Travis County taxpayers.

The County Auditor is the CFO of Travis County government, a $1 billion organization with approximately 6,000 employees. We offer a stable work environment, casual dress attire, quality computer equipment, professional development, 12 paid holidays, vacation accrual of up to 3 weeks per year, a flexible start of workday, excellent pension plan, and an extensive benefits package. This position is primarily remote; however, applicant must reside or be willing to relocate to Travis County or the surrounding area.

Candidates who meet the qualifications are encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities

If you have a background in bookkeeping, accounts payable, procurement or budget compliance, we could have a fit. Our Accounts Payable Associate Auditors are responsible for the full A/P cycle, which includes the timely and accurate auditing of large volumes of invoices on a weekly basis to ensure compliance with budget policies, applicable laws, and contract terms prior to approval for payment. Our team of Associate Auditors acts as the A/P liaisons between our office, the various County offices and outside vendors on issues outstanding.

Minimum Requirements

This position will be part of a team that reports to the Disbursements Auditing Supervisor. Qualifications for this position include relevant experience in an Accounts Payable role in a high-volume environment. A bachelor's degree and proficiency in MS Office and SAP accounting software are a plus. Salary will be commensurate with experience. 

To be successful in the job, the ideal candidate will possess the following character traits:

  • an ability to quickly learn and work independently and with a team in a fast-paced, high-volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness.
  • an optimistic and excellent active listener.
  • a solutions-based positive customer service orientation.
  • strong problem-solving skills.
  • knowledge of basic accounting principles and strong reconciliations skills.

Work Environment & Other Information

A criminal, education, and employment background check are required. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. No visa sponsorships.

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