Accounting Specialist, AR/AP (Junior Level)
Saab, Inc. in Syracuse, NY is seeking a dynamic, results-oriented individual for the position of Billing Specialist, to contribute as an integral part of the Corporate Finance team.
•Read and interpret customer contracts for relevant billing information in order to process and customize accurate customer invoices for all business divisions
•Interact with various internal personnel (Contracts, Financial Analysts, and Program Managers), as well as customers, to research and resolve any billing issues / disputes
•Continual improvements to process (workflow, efficiency, documentation and internal controls)
•Additional responsibilities as assigned
Skills and Experience:
•HS Diploma, Associates Degree in Accounting (or related discipline) preferred
•2+ years in an accounting discipline, preference will be given to prior billing and/or government contracting experience.
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite of applications, especially Excel, Word, Outlook
•Attention to detail and ability to work independently and in a team environment
•Solid written and oral communication skills and analytical problem solving
•Sound and consistent business judgment, a good grasp of Company priorities and a sense of urgency
•High level of enthusiasm, with the ability to remain flexible to meet internal and external needs
Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, education and employment verification.
Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number approximately 17,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.
Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.