Accounts Payable Financial Analyst

Steelcase | Grand Rapids, MI

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Posted Date 11/24/2021
Description


Who we are:

For more than a century, Steelcase has built a legacy on doing what’s right and using our business as a force for good. You have an opportunity to step into that history and push us forward — to treat people with dignity and respect, to tell the truth, keep commitments, protect the environment, build positive relationships, and excel.


These values help us create communities of belonging and shared learning, where we can come together to be inspired, to innovate, create and grow. We hope that you will consider sharing this journey with us and bringing your talents and unique perspectives with you. We’re building something better together — and people like you are at the heart of it all.

What you will be doing:

Your goal as an accounts payable financial analyst will be to pay vendors in a timely and efficient manner while promoting and maintaining a gold standard of compliance and control. You will function as a liaison to our procurement team as well as engage with our suppliers and support additional AP projects as needed.



Business Requirements:

  • Complete daily payment runs to pay our vendors
  • Building an understanding of the accounts payable function at a level of detail that enables him/her to identify and address critical issues
  • Business partner cross-functionally internally, and with our external vendor partners.
    • Providing accounts payable expertise to other teams
    • Trouble shoot and solve payment questions and issues
    • Respond quickly and professionally to our vendors
  • Working creatively and efficiently; handling multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment


Required Skills/Experience:

  • Emerging business acumen
  • A strong desire to learn and grow; naturally curious
  • Accounts payable experience is a plus, but not a requirement
  • Interested in further personal development, with a desire for a well-rounded career at Steelcase. This person will have numerous opportunities at Steelcase after gaining accounts payable experience.
  • Ability to understand the gravity of accounts payable and perform detail-oriented tasks accurately.
  • Team player mentality
  • Successful track record developing strong relationships
  • Microsoft office experience: Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Minimum 2+ years in business education, with an expectation to complete a bachelor’s degree is preferred, Finance or accounting concentration a plus.


We are proud to have a diverse and inclusive workforce, and we're always looking to get better. We value applicants who are comfortable interacting with people different than themselves. Women, people of any race or national origin, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, veterans, working parents, and everyone else are all invited to apply.

We seek to find the best person to fill this role and will not discriminate based on race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by law.



Steelcase Inc requires all employees and contractors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. All US employees, regardless of work location, must receive and show documentation of their completed COVID-19 vaccination or receive a medical or religious exemption. New hires must become compliant with the COVID-19 vaccination policy by December 8, 2021. Employees may apply for a medical or religious exemption, but anyone approved for an exemption will be subject to continued masking and other protocols applicable to those who have not been vaccinated.

Job Type
Full time

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