Charles Schwab Accounts Payable Specialist in Lone Tree, Colorado
We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.
As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
The Corporate Accounting department is responsible for handling financial close and reporting activities for the Company. The department is focused on maintaining internal controls in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley. This control environment provides employees opportunities to grow in their responsibilities as the department identifies areas that need attention. The department looks to hire employees with strong accounting knowledge and experience to maintain a highly skilled group of professionals.
What you’ll do:
Ability to set-up and provide maintenance of vendor data
Process invoices through paper and electronic channels
Process telecom invoices
Perform daily and weekly disbursements processes
Electronic processing of employee expense reports
Corporate and Purchasing Card administration
Execute internal controls to ensure adherence to the Corporate Expense Policy and maintain the SOX compliant control environment
Identify areas for process improvement and make recommendations on changes
Assist with internal and external audits
What you have:
1 to 5 years of Accounts Payable experience
Ability to work independently in a high volume environment
Ability to maintain employee relationships through timely responses and excellent service
Strong written and oral communication skills to interact with vendors and internal business partners
Demonstrated ability to diagnose and solve technical or process issues
Ability to multi-task and prioritize work in order to meet deadlines
Proficiency with Microsoft Office including advanced level in Excel
Undergraduate degree in accounting is a plus
Experience with PeopleSoft or Concur Expense is a plus
Experience with telecommunications billing, specifically Rivermine, is a plus
Knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley requirements is a plus
What you’ll get:
Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions
Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.
Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree