Accounts Payable Specialist

Hiring Office: 
Vogel Bros. Madison
5460 Fen Oak Dr
Madison, WI 53718
(608) 241-5454

Currently, we are seeking an individual to join Vogel Bros.’ Madison, WI office as a full-time Accounts Payable Specialist. The Accounts Payable Specialist is responsible for supporting the accounting team in coordination with the office team. We believe in having a sustainable level of growth and resources, so when we bring on new people to our team, we do so conscientiously and with the goal of adding a team player who’s passionate about doing what it takes to grow and develop the company and the people around them.

Company Overview:

As an award-winning, multi-generational construction services company, Vogel Bros. Building Co. attributes its success and longevity to the values and beliefs that have been shared throughout the generations. Our lean culture is embodied in our employees, always striving to embrace innovation and offer creative solutions in order to be the employer of choice as well as our customer’s champion. When we bring on new people to our team, we do so conscientiously and with the goal of adding a team player who’s passionate about doing what it takes to grow and develop the company and the people around them.

Responsibilities of the Accounts Payable Specialist position include (but are not limited to):

  • Timely and accurate processing of vendor invoices and employee expense reports including; reviewing, coding and matching receipts to invoices
  • Review monthly statements, research and resolve discrepancies.
  • Review items for proper approvals
  • Ensure the timely completions of AP disbursement runs including checks, wires, and ACH payments
  • Communicate with vendors
  • Handle questions related to vendors, invoices, supporting documentation, and payments
  • Establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships with internal and external customers or vendors
  • Assist with project-specific requirements

Preferred skills include:

  • Thorough knowledge of accounts payable/general ledger standard procedures
  • Prior experience processing high volume of AP invoices
  • Detail oriented and a quick learner
  • Cares about getting the work done right and minimizing mistakes
  • Ability to solve problems on own

Candidates must possess:

  • Associates or bachelor’s in accounting is preferred or construction accounting experience
  • Possess and maintain valid driver’s license and reliable means of transportation
  • Reliable attendance is imperative
  • Strong computer and technology skills required, including proficient knowledge and use of Microsoft Office Suite and office equipment (copier, printer, fax, etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate information one-on-one and/or in small group situations to both internal and external customers
  • Ability to work as a team player and take initiative to take on and complete tasks
  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Professional appearance and manner for greeting guests, as well as professional telephone etiquette & friendly disposition for answering calls

Work Environment:

  • Ability to stand, walk, climb stairs, and sit
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds without assistance
  • Indoor, non-smoking, temperature-controlled environment
  • Some exposure to outside elements if and when on job sites

At Vogel Bros., we offer a competitive salary and the following list of benefits:

  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vision Insurance
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Long and Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 401k Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • State-of-the-art facility
  • On-Site Fitness Center
  • Walking Trails
  • We believe in having fun! Impromptu celebrations to major events, our strong culture of teamwork and collaboration allows our employees to balance their work through a variety of occasions.

All applications must be submitted online by: January 21, 2022.

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Our Employment Policy

Vogel Bros. Building Co. is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all employees. It is our policy to seek and employ the best qualified personnel in all positions and to ensure equal opportunity for employment to all individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, veteran disability, national origin, ancestry and/or any other discriminatory basis prohibited by state or federal law. The Company will ensure that all personnel actions such as compensation, benefits, transfers, hiring, promotions, layoffs, return from layoffs, demotions, dismissals, recruitment, selection for training, including apprenticeship, will be administered in a manner consistent with the Company’s commitment to equal employment for all individuals.

Vogel Bros. is a drug-free workplace. Successful completion of a drug test is a condition of employment.