AP Associate

3+ months agoPeachtree City, GA


US1108 FreshPoint Atlanta, Inc.

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This position is a support function within the overall finance department. This position is responsible for collecting, comparing vendor invoices to issued purchase orders culminating in the payment of appropriate funds to suppliers.


  • Obtain supplier invoices, receiving documents and other supporting documentation then examines, codes appropriately, and posts to the accounting system.
  • Prepare checks for printing
  • Prepare hand checks as needed
  • Handle all supplier A/P queries and follow up
  • Coordinate and resolves with buyers all cost discrepancies and tracks using a cost discrepancy log.
  • Other tasks assigned by financial lead.


  • Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in Finance or Accounting Preferred


  • Entry-level position

Professional Skills

  • Proficient computer skills with emphasis on Word and Excel
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Must be able to analyze data and draw logical conclusions and recommendations from the data
  • Describe the most important decisions made by this position.
  • Most important decisions made fully independently:
  • Proper coding of supplier invoices


You will be eligible for benefits effective the first of the month coinciding with or following 60 days of employment with the Company or in accordance with state law.  Available benefits include health care benefits, retirement benefits, and paid days off, including sick leave and vacation. 

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COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment and masks provided  

  • Temperature screenings  

  • Social distancing guidelines in place  

  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place 


Sysco is the global leader in foodservice distribution. With over 57,000 associates and a fleet of over 13,000 vehicles, Sysco operates approximately 326 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 625,000 customer locations.

We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We’re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Client-provided location(s): 1200 Oakley Industrial Blvd B, Fairburn, GA 30213, USA
Job ID: 9187d017a6e92fded4f441b5fcba18937ab36c62703cd8f07ffe0a66eaca35eb