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.

Our Opportunity:

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