Sysco Canada, Inc Accounts Payable Associate Contract in Acheson, AB

Sysco Canada, Inc

Branch Acheson AB CA

Accounts Payable Associate
Acheson, AB

Possessa keen attention to detail and strive towards service excellence. Its family of products alsoincludes equipment and supplies for the food service and…

Sysco Corporation is theglobal leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products torestaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, and othercustomers who prepare meals away from home. Its family of products alsoincludes equipment and supplies for the food service and hospitalityindustries. Sysco’s 50,000 employees in 70-plus locations are committed tohelping its 400,000 sales and service customers succeed and satisfyconsumers’ appetites. Sysco Canada has 5,000+ people in over 30 locationsacross the country.

Role: Reporting to theAccounts Payable Manager, the Accounts Payable Associate is responsible forensuring accurate reconciliation of vendor accounts monthly; timely processing,payment and follow-up of vendor invoices; and that early payment discounts aretaken advantage of.

Responsibilities:The successful candidatewill :
Ensuretimely processing and payment of vendor invoices.
Monitorvendor terms to ensure discounts are taken correctly.
Trackand follow-up on variances as per company policies and procedures.
Reviewand research receiving documents. Adhere to monthly procedure of closing open purchaseorders prior to period end.
Ensuredocumentation and justification requirements are fully understood. Respond tovendor queries in prompt, courteous and timely manner.
Follow-upwith vendors regarding discrepancies, issues and research for outstanding items(statement reconciliation). Develop good working relationships with vendors.
Ensurecompliance with FAMM and SOX requirements as related to Accounts Payable.Report non-compliance issues to Supervisor.
Updateand develop new processes related to vendors, suppliers and managingdocumentation.
Ensureoverhead is signed off on appropriately.
Performother duties as required.

Minimumof two (2) years experience of Accounts Payable in a high volume environment.
Strongorganizational, communication and problem solving skills.
Excellentteamwork and time management skills.
Possessa keen attention to detail and strive towards service excellence.
Fastand accurate data entry skills are required.
Foodservice distribution experience would be an asset.
Sysco’s Leadership Framework Basics Integrity & Accountability Problem Solving & Decision Making Driving Results
Qualified candidates submit cover letter & resume via theTalent Portal at www.sysco.ca/careers
Sysco’s Mission is to market and deliver great products to our customers withexceptional service.
Sysco’s Vision isto be our customers’ most valued and trusted business partner.
Syscois committed to Employment Equity. Accommodations during the recruitmentprocess are available upon request for candidates with disabilities.
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally,to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serveothers in a manner that exceeds expectations.
Committed to Employment Equity.

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Acheson, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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