Hub International Accounts Payable Specialist in Chilliwack, British Columbia

About HUB International

HUB International was formed with the merger of 11 privately held Canadian insurance brokerages in 1998. Today, we have more than 10,000 employees in Canada and the US and rank among the World's 10 Largest Insurance Brokers by Crain’s Business Insurance. As a global insurance and employee benefits broker, we provide a broad array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. HUB is dedicated to helping individuals and businesses evaluate and manage their risks and insurance needs. Due to tremendous growth, we are hiring an Accounts Payable Specialist for our team in Chilliwack.

HUB International is seeking talented professionals who can thrive in our entrepreneurial culture and collaborative environment. If you have a passion for excellence and a desire to grow your career, apply below.

About the Position

The Accounts Payable Specialist position reports directly to the Accounts Payables Supervisor and functions as part of a team. Key responsibilities include processing supplier invoices and check requests on a daily basis in the ERP system in an accurate and timely manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with branch staff and managers to ensure proper processing and approvals on supplier invoices

  • Update Oracle invoices waiting to be processed to enable validation and routing for approval

  • Identify gaps in supplier set up and report back to AP Sr. Specialist with required changes

  • Contribute to a cooperative team environment in which cross functions are assumed as necessary in order to meet department deadlines and goals

  • Provide direct support to the Accounts Payables Supervisor as required

Required Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent; college accounting courses preferred

  • At least 1 year of experience in the accounting field

  • Experience in a shared services accounting environment preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Basic Word and Excel skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines

  • High degree of accuracy with a good eye for detail

  • Self-motivated and proactive

  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and achieve results in a fast-paced and changing environment

  • Must have some flexibility of work hours and have ability to potentially put in extra hours during peak times

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Location: Canada, British Columbia, Chilliwack
Required Education: High school or equivalent
Required Experience: 1-2 years
Required Travel: No travel required
Date published: 8-Jun-2018
Department: Accounting & Finance
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