Accounts Payable Specialist in Edmonton, Alberta Salary (Canada)

The average pay for an Accounts Payable Specialist in Edmonton, Alberta is C$44,460 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$40,504 - C$59,235
C$41K
C$45K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$45,475
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Salary C$40,504 - C$59,235
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C$38,520 - C$75,165
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Accounts Payable Specialist

An accounts payable specialist works with all facets of the accounting system, principally the validation, processing, and filing of invoices. The specialist must make sure that all invoices are accurate and have been properly documented and approved by the authorizing employee prior to making a payment. Once the proper verifications and authorizations are received, the specialist is responsible for submitting payments in a timely fashion. This position also requires preparing and mailing checks, as well as verifying and procuring proper Internal Revenue Service documentation such as 1099 and W-9 forms from vendors. The specialist also files and maintains files for all invoices, accounts payable payments, and tax information for vendors.

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Accounts Payable Specialist Tasks

  • Analyze, prioritize, code and pay bills and invoices, managing vendor or supplier expectations.
  • Make timely payments for internal vouchers and expenses.
  • Reconcile financial statements and forecasts, maintaining files for accounts.
  • Answer inquiries from vendors, suppliers, and employees, and research discrepancies.
  • Write and send checks, recording transactions on internal systems.

Accounts Payable Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Accounts Payable Specialist

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
33%

Experience Affects Accounts Payable Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

National Average
C$45,000

Mid-Career
▼12%

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 14%