Accounts Payable Clerk III

February 14, 2024
Offerd Salary:$21 - $31
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Job Description

For over 50 years, AeroVironment has been a leader in advanced technologies and diverse innovations that have redefined how the world drives, flies, and connects.

If you thrive on a culture of relentless problem-solving and invention, and want to work for a global front-runner where you tackle real-world challenges, then AeroVironment is the place for you.

Come join our group of innovative thinkers and discover how collaborative efforts produce extraordinary products that touch lives around the world. You can be a part of the team that developed these firsts: a controlled human- powered aircraft, the modern consumer electric car, a tiny hummingbird-like drone and a helicopter that flew on Mars. We also set flight records in near- space with our solar-powered aircraft and we re-shaped the battlefield with portable, hand-held, tactical drones and loitering munitions. We have cemented our reputation around the world and in record books as unrivaled technological pioneers, including seven innovative vehicles in the Smithsonian Institution's permanent collection in Washington, DC.

While engineering for the future is what we do, we are ever-mindful of our strong commitment to purpose — to secure lives and advance sustainability through transformative innovation. The products and solutions we provide our customers help to save lives and contribute to a more sustainable environment.

Join us to help push beyond the realm of the possible with such future- defining technologies as robotics, sensors, software analytics and connectivity to generate ever-more meaningful actionable intelligence for our customers so they can proceed with certainty – and succeed.


The Accounts Payable Clerk III is responsible for performing a range of accounting and clerical tasks related to the Accounts Payable function. This generally includes receiving, processing, and verifying invoices, tracking and recording purchase orders and processing of payments in a timely and efficient manner. This position is responsible for the expense reimbursement process, system data entry and reporting as well as assisting with User training.

Position Responsibilities

  • Vouchers A/P invoices and process payments to vendors
  • Complete full-cycle accounts payable with electronic two-way and three-way matching of invoices in the ERP system (i.e.
  • Oracle)
  • Processes 300 – 400 invoices per week with accuracy
  • Prepares ad hoc reports and perform analysis related to A/P payments
  • Independently researches and resolves discrepancies found on invoices
  • Supports check runs, ACH and wires, WebTop (or replacement system) data entry as needed
  • Supports invoice accruals
  • Works on assignments that are moderately difficult, requiring judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations
  • Ensures efficient and timely Expense Report reviews and approvals
  • Ensures compliance with the travel & entertainment policy
  • Ensures efficient operation, data update and data integrity/reconciliation of the Automated Expense Reporting (AER)
  • Conducts training sessions with new employees and others, as needed, on the Automated Expense Reporting and Concur Travel
  • Serves as primary backup for the Databasics Administrator
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Basic Qualifications (Required Skills & Experience)

  • High School Diploma/GED is required
  • Minimum of 2 – 4 years of Accounts Payable experience or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Minimum of 2 – 4 years of Electronic Expense Reporting experience or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • Ability to operate a calculator, computer, and other general office equipment
  • Skilled at working under short-term deadlines with a high degree of accuracy and efficiency
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
  • Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills & Experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related discipline is preferred
  • Previous Oracle experience is a plus
  • Experience using Databasics or Concur is preferred
  • Has substantial understanding of the job and applies knowledge & skills to complete a wide range of tasks
  • Normally receives little instruction on daily work, general instructions on newly introduced assignments
  • Able to excel in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, where small teams share a broad variety of duties
  • Displays strong initiative and drive to accomplish goals and meet company objectives
  • Takes ownership and responsibility for current and past work products
  • Is committed to learning from mistakes and driven to improve and enhance performance of oneself, others, and the company
  • Has effective problem-solving, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Focused on teamwork, collaboration and puts the success of the team above one's own interests
  • Physical Demands

  • Ability to work in an office environment (Constant)
  • Required to sit and stand for long periods; talk, hear, and use hands and fingers to operate a computer and telephone keyboard
  • (Frequent)
  • The salary range for this role is:

    $21 - $31

    AeroVironment considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the location, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, education/training, and key skills.

    ITAR Requirement:

    This position requires access to information that is subject to compliance with the International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”). In order to comply with the requirements of the ITAR and/or the EAR, applicants will be asked to provide specific documentation to verify U.S. person status under the ITAR and the EAR. A “U.S. person” according to their definition is a U.S. citizen, U.S. lawful permanent resident (green card holder), or protected individual such as a refugee, or asylee. See 22 CFR § 120.15. Some positions will require current U.S. Citizenship due to contract requirements.

    Benefits : AV offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental vision, 401K with company matching, a 9/80 work schedule and a paid holiday shutdown. For more information about our company benefit offerings please visit: https:// www.

    We also encourage you to review our company website at https:// www. to learn more about us.

    Principals only need apply. NO agencies please.

    Who We Are

    Based in California, AeroVironment (AVAV) is a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and tactical missile systems. Founded in 1971 by celebrated physicist and engineer, Dr. Paul MacCready, we've been at the leading edge of technical innovation for more than 45 years. Be a part of the team that developed the world's most widely used military drones and created the first submarine-launched reconnaissance drone, and has seven innovative vehicles that are part of the Smithsonian Institution's permanent collection in Washington, DC.

    Join us today in developing the next generation of small UAS and tactical missile systems that will deliver more actionable intelligence to our customers so they can proceed with certainty – and succeed.

    What We Do

    Building on a history of technological innovation, AeroVironment designs, develops, produces, and supports an advanced portfolio of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and tactical missile systems. Agencies of the U.S. Department of Defense and allied military services use the company's hand-launched UAS to provide situational awareness to tactical operating units through real-time, airborne reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition.

    AeroVironment Incorporated is an equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V and works in compliance with both federal and state laws. We are committed to the concept regarding Equal Employment opportunity. Qualified candidates will be considered for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, medical condition nor disability, genetics, veteran and all others that may apply.


    U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) or asylee/refugee status as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) required.

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