Accounts Payable/Payroll Specialist

PATS Aircraft, LLC

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Georgetown, DE

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Perform accounting and clerical tasks related to the efficient maintenance and processing of accounts payable transactions. Additional responsibilities include compiling payroll data and records for reporting. Assist in the month end and year end closing process. The creation of financial transactions includes posting information to accounting journals or accounting software from such source documents as invoices to customers, cash receipts, and supplier invoices. 


  • Review AP invoices and check requests.
  • Sort and match invoices and check requests.
  • Set invoices up for payment.
  • Process check requests.
  • Prepare and process accounts payable checks.
  • Reconcile payments; Prepare analysis of accounts.
  • Resolve invoice discrepancies.
  • Maintain vendor files.
  • Correspond with vendors and respond to inquiries.
  • Produce monthly reports.
  • Assist in month end closing.
  • Use ADP timekeeping and payroll processing; prepare weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly reporting
  • Provide payroll support to Payroll Coordinator as required
  • Safeguard Company and individual employee financial information by maintaining strict confidentiality.
  • Complete initial / recurrent training requirements in a timely manner.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 

  • HS Diploma or General Education Degree required 
  • Associates degree in accounting preferred. 
  • Prior Accounts Payable experience preferred.
  • ADP payroll experience preferred
  • Must understand Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) 
  • Extreme attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and confidentiality is a must.
  • Effective computer skills; Microsoft Office software and other company and discipline specific software applications.
  • Ability to build positive relationships and maintain cross-functional partnerships.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability and willingness to work extended hours, when needed. 


  • Read, write and understand the English language. 
  • Read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. 
  • Write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manual.  
  • Effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients, customers, and the general public. 


  • Occasional travel may be required; the employee filling this position must be willing to travel on short notice and possibly for extended periods.


The following work environment and characteristics described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. 

  • Standard office environment.
  • Occasional exposure to noise, smells, dust and fumes typically associated in an industrial manufacturing / aviation environment.


All employees have a responsibility to cooperate in promoting and maintaining a safe and healthy work environment, to take reasonable care of their own health and safety and to encourage the health and safety of all other team members. 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.   They are not intended to be an exhaustive description of all work requirements and responsibilities.  The job description does not constitute an employment contract and is subject to change as needed. 


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Standard safety precautions are required in all areas where hazardous conditions exist. 

Frequency of Physical Demand

Denotes the percentage of time engaged in the activity



Additional Information

Sitting in a stationary position

Constant (75-100%)

Standing / Walking 

Seldom (<10%)

Lifting / Carrying

15 lbs. 

Seldom (<10%)

Pushing / Pulling

15 lbs. 

Seldom (<10%)

Repetitive Motion Desktop Work: Motions include use of hands for keyboarding / mouse operation, writing, handling / filing papers

Constant (75-100%)

Repetitive Motion Bench-Type Work: Motions include sitting / standing, twisting at the waist, use of hands, utilizing hand / powered tools to grasp, hold, operate, detect, inspect, place, position tools and parts



Work at Heights: Motions include ascending / descending / work atop stairs, ramps, ladders, stands and / or scaffolding



Overhead Work: Motions include reaching, grasping, use of tools and fine motor skills overhead



Work in tight / cramped areas: Motions include crouching, squatting, sitting, kneeling, crawling



Driving: Example vehicles include cars, trucks, vans, forklift, lawnmowers, tractors, golf carts, tow-vehicles

Seldom (<10%)

Other Physical Requirements

Confined Space Entry Program Requirement: Pulmonary function testing, mask fit, regular use of respirator


Vision Test Requirement: corrected vision to 20/30; color vision 


Regular Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Use Required: Safety glasses, splash shield, Tyvek suits, chemical gloves, cut-resistant gloves, hearing protection, respirator, fall protection