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Sr. Accounts Payable Specialist 

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Category Accounting/Finance  

Sr. Accounts Payable Specialist 

** Sciton requires full vaccination as a condition of employment.**

Compensation and Benefits

The salary range for this position is $70 to $90k.. In addition to a competitive market-based salary, Sciton provides an opportunity to participate in equity/stock incentive programs, a profit-sharing bonus, and a comprehensive benefits package, including 401K with matching.


Job Summary:

Sciton Inc. is looking for an energetic Senior Accounts Payable Specialist to join our rapidly growing Finance/Accounting team.  S/He will ensure that all vendor bills and cash payments are booked and allocated correctly with sufficient evidence in compliance with GAAP, and according to company policy. S/He will be lead person for the Department and will assist the Team to research and find resolutions to issues.  

In this role, you will:

  • Review and process vendor invoices for two-way and three-way match
  • Research and resolve invoice and purchase order discrepancies
  • Respond to vendor invoice/payment inquiries and resolve any discrepancies on a timely manner
  • Appropriate project codes are assigned to invoices
  • Ensure sales and use tax is accrued as necessary
  • Initiate payment runs including ACH, Wires, Checks
  • Bank transactions – Positive Pay, Templates, ACH, and Wire Payments
  • Assist with year-end 1099 reporting and filing
  • Assist with month-end close related to vendor statement reconciliation and accruals
  • Provide year-end audit support by preparing requested schedules and supporting documents
  • Work on special projects when assigned by management


Position Requirements

Essential Requirements:

  • Proven working experience processing accounts payable 
  • Demonstrated solid understanding of basic accounting principles
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Commitment to providing quality work in a timely manner
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Approachable customer service orientation and “can do” attitude
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks/projects
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Intermediate level proficiency with Microsoft Excel skills required
  • Experience with Infor Syteline or similar enterprise reporting systems preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field 
  • 3+ years of Accounting or Accounts Payable experience
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Accountant  
Location Palo Alto (HQ)  
About the Organization

SCITON is an industry leader and manufacturer of medical aesthetic lasers and light source technologies. With a vision to improve people's lives, our top-tier devices are built to order with integrity by pioneering, customer-focused, and results-driven individuals.

At the heart of it, innovation is a fundamental cornerstone of our culture. We strongly believe that new ideas can come from anyone, anywhere, at any time and embrace an open-door culture that welcomes and fosters individuals who are creative, driven, passionate, and willing to take the lead with us. Join us for an opportunity to grow and make an impact.

Life at Sciton:

At Sciton, people matter. We are more than a company; we are a family, which is why we give all our employees:

• The support, recognition, and room to grow their careers within Sciton.

• Empowerment to develop their creative genius and encouragement to be lifelong learners.

• Incentives for creativity and innovation across the organization.


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