17 December 2021

Accounts Payable Specialist

250 S High St, Columbus, OH 43215, USA

Dümmen Orange is the world’s largest breeder and propagator of cut flowers, bulbs, tropical plants, pot plants, bedding plants and perennials. For our Accounting Department in Columbus, OH we are looking for an Accounts Payable Specialist. 

Job objective 

Our organization grows and flourishes. This results in a fast-changing and, therefore, challenging environment.

We are looking for an Accounts Payable Assistant to perform daily accounting tasks that will support our financial team.

The Accounts Payable Specialist  is responsible for processing all vendor invoices and payments for the company.  Tasks include data entry into internal and external systems, creating spreadsheets, vendor account reconciliations and general ledger account reconciliations.  Support Accounting/Finance department with ad-hoc functions.

Ultimately, you will help our Accounting department run smoothly, ensuring transparency and efficiency in all transactions.

Your tasks and responsibilities

The Accounts Payable Specialist duties and responsibilities encompass but are not limited to the following:

Obtain outstanding invoices and requests needed approvals

Enter approved invoices into accounting system

Create weekly accounts payable payment list for approval

Perform weekly check run, collates invoices, and submits for signature

Create ACH and wire transfers in banking portal(s)

Process Concur expense reports

Accounts payable adjustments

Serves as backup to Accounts Receivable Specialist

Research and reconciles vendor issues

Open and distribute incoming mail

Form W-9 requests and maintenance

Maintains accounts payable filing system

Other accounting or office duties as requested

 Your profile

1+ years accounts payable/receivable and general office experience.

Knowledge of general accounting concepts

Beginner to intermediate knowledge of computerized accounting software

Beginner to intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

Excellent verbal and written communications skills.

Work productively with a minimum amount of supervision.

Occasional lifting of up to 35 pounds of paper and miscellaneous supplies

Self-motivated and self-directed

Accurate and precise attention to detail

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Excellent time management skills; able to prioritize

Assists team members when needed to accomplish team goals

Strong aptitude for numbers, spreadsheets, and financial reports

Working Conditions

Prolonged sitting at work station in a well-lit open office or from home.

Ability to safely life and move computers or peripherals up to 35 pounds.

Ability to safely lift computer  paper and misc supplies up to  35 pounds.

We offer 

Dümmen Orange has great global ambitions. Innovation, technology and quality are high priorities. This results in a challenging working environment in which you can develop yourself. Dümmen Orange offers plenty of room for personal growth and development to its employees. We have an informal and easily accessible working environment in which cooperation is very important. 

Benefit Offerings

  • Hybrid Work Model*
  • 3 medical plan offerings through national provider
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision, Short and Long Term Disability, Life Insurance Employee Assistance Program
  • Critical Illness, Accidental, and Hospital plans
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Paid Time off
  • 401(K) Retirement Savings Plan (100% Match of the first 3% in eligible compensation deferred and 50% of the next 2% in eligible compensation deferred after 90 days of employment)

Dümmen Orange 

Dümmen Orange is the world’s largest breeder and propagator of flowers and plants. Its annual turnover is about 350 million euro. The company employs over 7,300 employees worldwide. In addition to a large marketing and sales network, Dümmen Orange has a diversified network of specialized production sites. The key to Dümmen Orange’s success is a broad and deep product range, supported by a global supply chain. The company embraces its social responsibilities and invests in the health, safety and personal development of its staff.

Your application 

 If you have questions about the job, you can contact Jobs.US@DummenOrange.com 

Acquisition with reference to this advertisement will not be appreciated.