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Accounts Payable Clerk

Mueller Company

  • Location: Decatur, IL
  • Post Date: 11/10/2018
  • Job Type: FULL TIME
Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk 

 Salary Range: $16.34/hour 

Mueller, the nation's leading manufacturer of flow control devices for the water and gas distribution industries, has an opening in our Financial Shared Services Department for an Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk. This position is located at Mueller's Shared Services office in Decatur, Illinois and will report to the Accounts Payable Supervisor. 

The primary function of the Accounts Payable Clerk is to process invoices and payments as determined by the Mueller internal control policies to meet the needs, goals, and objectives of the Mueller Accounting Operations. Additionally, this person will perform a wide range of accounting and accounts payable tasks including monthly close activities, AP reconciliation, and period close duties as they relate to the A/P function. 

Duties will include, but not be limited to, the following: Perform a wide range of accounting and accounts payable tasks including monthly close activities, AP reconciliation, and period close duties. Plan, organize, and participate in accounts payable operational process improvement activities. Conduct research for accounts payable-related issues Data entry, journal entry preparation, and reporting as requested Monitor accounts to ensure payments are up to date Support internal and external audits with analysis and data. Carry out additional job responsibilities and duties as required.

Required Qualifications: A minimum of three (3) years of previous job experience relating to accounting, accounts payable, etc. Intermediate computer experience with particular proficiency in formula-based programs such as Microsoft Excel. Ability to work in a team setting and gain trust and respect of various persons of authority throughout Mueller's various locations. Demonstrated organizational and time management skills 

Desired Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in accounting or business-related field Strong experience in mainframe programs such as AS400/JD Edwards (JDE). Strong Microsoft Office experience (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.) Experience with Automated Payables/Expense Programs such as Tungsten, Concur and TMS. Applicants not meeting the "Required Qualifications" listed above will not be considered for this position.  

Primary work hours will be 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. This position does have a 30-minute unpaid lunch. Overtime may be required on an intermittent basis. (This position is non-exempt and eligible for overtime pay.) 

No relocation assistance will be offered for this position.  

Individuals interested in this position should apply for this position through the website in which you are viewing this opportunity or apply directly at the Mueller Water Products' career portal. (https://mwpcareers.silkroad.com/)  

All resumes will be collected through the Mueller Water Products' Silk Road (Open Hire) online recruiting platform and held in confidence. Resumes mailed, faxed, or emailed will not be reviewed. Mueller will contact desired applicants to proceed in the hiring process. Please do not contact Mueller regarding the status of your application.

Mueller offers an excellent salary and benefits package. Current benefit offerings include: medical and dental insurance, 401K plan with company match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan program, short-term and long-term disability benefits, vacation, tuition reimbursement program, company-provided life insurance, supplemental insurance at group rates, and much more.  

Mueller is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Mueller Company