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Accounting Assistant
Freeport McMoRan     Safford, AZ 85546
 Posted 9 days    

Accounting Assistant

Requisition ID: 106448


Safford, AZ, US, 85548

Category: Admin Support



Under general supervision, perform a wide variety of accounting functions, ensuring the maintenance of proper operations and accurate records. May serve as a lead worker.

+ Review or process purchase orders; verify accounts payable invoices, ensure timely and correct payment, and maintain vendor files; oversee, process and account for monies in accounts receivable/payable area; prepare checks

+ Create and maintain PC spreadsheets to ensure proper tracking of funds; prepares or reviews various complex monthly statistical reports; monitor departmental budgets

+ Oversee or prepare bank deposits and daily cash balance reports; verify and code revenue; reconcile bank statements; report cash flow needs for payment of invoices/bills

+ May answer complaints and questions from other departments or the general public

+ May oversee or process payroll documents, confirming timesheets and overtime, verifying deductions, charging appropriate accounts, maintaining records of leave accrual and payment of insurance premiums

+ Perform other duties as required


**Minimum Qualifications**

+ Five (5) years of bookkeeping, accounting or closely related office or clerical experience

+ Knowledge of basic accounting or business practices and methods

+ Knowledge of a variety of computer software, including word processing, database and spreadsheet applications

+ Knowledge of public relations/customer service principles, practices and techniques

+ Skill in effective communication, both verbal and written

+ Skill in following safety practices and recognizing hazards

+ Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions


+ High School diploma or GED

+ SAP Financial and Commercial experience


+ Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English

+ Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards

+ Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment

+ Position is in busy, non-smoking office

+ Location requires mobility in an office environment

+ Occasionally work will be performed in a mine, outdoor or manufacturing plant setting, which may include exposure to extremes in temperature and humidity, moving mechanical parts, risk of electrical shock, toxic chemicals, explosives, fumes or airborne particles

+ Must be able to frequently sit, stand and walk

+ Must be able to frequently lift and carry up to ten (10) pounds

+ Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, manufacturing or plant environment, including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, and as needed, respirator, rubber steel-toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required

+ Freeport-McMoRan promotes a drug/alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing as allowed by applicable state laws

**Nearest Major Market:** Safford

**Job Segment:** Accounts Payable, PR, Payroll, Accounts Receivable, Testing, Finance, Marketing, Technology

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Employment Type

Full Time

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