Accounts Payable Clerk

Location: Milton, Ontario
Opening ID: 24792
Job Family: Administrative Support
Date Posted: Sep 21, 2021


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec is proud to have a long history and commitment to Canada. The reason for our sustained commitment and success is that we listen and create solutions for the challenges our customers face through our dedicated Sales, Service, Parts, and Rental teams in Canada.

Altec is a manufacturing company, Made in America. Altec associates are empowered to build products that make a difference to our customers, communities, and industry. We are building on 90+ years of knowledge, experience, and relationships, working to add value to the electric utility, telecom, contractor, lights and signs, and tree care markets. Altec products and services can be found across Canada and the U.S. and in over 100 countries around the world.

Competitive pay which rewards performance and a comprehensive benefits package.



  • Provide Accounts Payable support in Finance group


  • Convert all supplier invoices to electronic format and submit for electronic approval

  • Apply correct General Ledger account codes to supplier invoices

  • Review and analysis of sales tax accounts and filing of sales tax returns

  • Reconcile credit card statements to supporting documentation for corporate cards

  • Distribute all Parts invoices to Canadian customers

  • Complete and distribute all rental invoices to Canadian customers

  • Review supplier statements and reconcile to AP in Oracle

  • Respond to enquiries from suppliers regarding payment

  • Support courier and shipping requirements for interoffice correspondence

  • All other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Three years AP experience required

  • Current valid Driver’s License

  • PC skills using spreadsheets, word processing and other office management applications required

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Must be able to work with team members and work with minimal supervision


  • None


  • Demonstrated record of responsibility

  • Extremely detail oriented

  • Customer Service Oriented

  • Motivated, goal oriented and persistent

  • Maintain Company confidentiality

  • Must handle stress and deadlines well

  • Participate in Continuous Improvement Initiatives

  • Travel 0-25%

Responsibility to Prevent Errors:

  • Ensures appropriate reviews have been performed as needed for high quality 

Mental Alertness:

  • Continuous attention to all job functions ensuring quality products


Communication with Others:

  • Requires outside and inside contacts to carry out company policy and programs;  Improper handling will have considerable effect on operational results;  Must often deal with matters requiring explanation, persuasion and obtaining of approvals

EEO Statement

Altec Industries Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. Altec welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.