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burton + BURTON®, the nation's largest balloon and coordinating gift distributor, has the following employment opportunities available:

Posted: 12/16/2014

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE CLERK

This position, located in burton + BURTON's Accounting department, has the following responsibilities:

Essential Responsibilities include:

  • Receiving, matching, and entering vendors' invoices and statements into computer for payment setup
  • Processing checks to vendors
  • Matching UPS shipments to their billing and setting up payment
  • Running weekly reports for other departments and providing assistance with questions
  • Matching receipts to credit card statements and confirming proper coding
  • Preparing monthly rebate payments
  • Completing month-end reports
  • Assisting Purchasing and Receiving departments with inventory questions
  • Pricing new office supply items and ordering office supplies as needed

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Preferred Education: minimum Associates in Accounting or other degree programs with courses in Accounting
  • Preferred Experience: minimum of 2 years in an Accounting position
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-starter, highly motivated

ASSISTANT BUYER

Trains with an experienced buyer to learn and manage the process of bringing a product from conception to the marketplace.

Essential Responsibilities include:

  • Assists in product life cycle from conception to the marketplace
  • Maintenance of computerized product records
  • Product quality control; maintenance/shelving of product samples
  • Ensures appropriate product inventory levels are maintained
  • Monitors internal processes for efficiency and validity
  • Works with various internal departments
  • Traveling as needed within the U.S. and Asia

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Purchasing or Project management experience a plus
  • Employment history proving strong analytical/critical thinking skills and ability to prioritize multiple tasks and projects
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, continually changing environment
  • Self-starter, highly motivated

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Please submit resumes to Connie Blackwell, HR Director, at cblackwell@burtonandburton.com

burton + BURTON® is a DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE

 Full time positions at burton + BURTON® offer:

  • Generous company contribution towards medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Paid vacation, personal/sick leave, and holidays
  • Childcare subsidy
  • 401(k)/Profit Sharing plan

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