Accounting Specialist, AR/AP
Saab, Inc. in Syracuse, NY is seeking an individual who is driven to learn and highly motivated, for the role of Accounting Specialist - Accounts Payable, serving as an integral part of the Corporate Finance team. This position is a regular full time position.
The ideal candidate will have basic accounting skills, accounts payable experience, accuracy, attention to detail (a must), excellent communication skills and the ability to learn and adapt quickly in a fast-paced environment.
The Accounting Specialist is responsible to audit and process invoices for multiple company divisions. This will require the ability to utilize Oracle eBusiness applications, Microsoft Office Products (especially Excel), perform basic calculations and interact with various internal personnel.
Skills and Experience:
High School diploma or Associates degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline preferred
3+ years experience in an accounting discipline or business environment, government contracting experience preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word
Oracle eBusiness Suite experience helpful, but no required
Saab, Inc. provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, comprehensive benefits, tuition reimbursement, work/life balance, business-casual atmosphere and paid holidays.
Citizenship Requirements: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.
Pre-employment Screening Requirements:
As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a drug screen and 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.