Accounting Positions - Grain Valley R-V
Position: Accounting Positions
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: AP/AR Specialist
Job Location: Central Office
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Grain Valley R-V
Grain Valley, MO 64029
Telephone: 816-847-5006
Job Description:
Grain Valley Schools has an immediate opening for an AP/AR Specialist.  This position is responsible for providing operational support to the Finance department.

  • Assist department with general accounting responsibilities
  • Assist Director of Finance with audit preparation and special projects
  • Process invoices for payment
  • Assist Accounts Payable department during bill payment cycle
  • Assist with daily deposits
  • Merchandise receiving 
  • Act as a backup to process payroll as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Experience, Skills and Abilities
  • At least 1 to 2 years experience in accounting
  • Degree in accounting is preferred
  • Minimum of three years experience using computers
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets
  • Ability to learn new operations, procedures, processes and use of district accounting software
  • Ability to organize, set priorities, and work effectively under pressure
  • Ability to work with high level of accuracy with detailed information
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including ability to articulate financial information to district staff members
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with staff
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to handle information with utmost confidentiality
Work Environment
  • Salary Range - $15.81/hr - $18.06/hr
  • Full-time
  • 12 month position

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.