SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 94,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.Job Description
SGS Alaska Division has been the leading full-service environmental laboratory in Alaska for over 50 years. We understand the importance of employing qualified, enthusiastic, resourceful people. Our Alaska operation supports a 60-person staff. SGS Anchorage is a full service, ISO accredited laboratory analyzing a variety of matrices for environmental pollutants. Our clients are those that report to government regulatory agencies and private individuals.
We have a position for a full-time, permanent Accounting Clerk to support our administrative needs. This position will utilize your accounting and administrative skills and is key to the success of the business.
You will receive comprehensive onboarding training to gain an understanding of SGS’s business objectives and what is involved in the position itself. You will learn how to process Account Receivable and ensure Account Payables are current in our accounting system, Oracle BOSS. You will learn how to communicate effectively and routinely with our clients and internal management regarding late invoices or any delinquencies. You will also ensure that procurement is carried out in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Communication will be key to success in this role along with exceptional follow up and attention to detail.Qualifications
We would strongly encourage you to apply if you possess the following qualifications:
- You have a 2-4 year degree in Accounting or a related field. Applicable work experience is acceptable in lieu of a degree.
- You have some accounting experience, preferably as an Accounts Payable or Accounts Receivable clerk.
- You are familiar with bookkeeping and basic accounting procedures. Experience with spreadsheets and financial reports is important for this role.
- You have exceptional organizational skills and can perform filing and record keeping tasks.
- If you have experience with Oracle BOSS, it will be a plus.
- You have proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook).
SGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristics protected by law.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
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