Generalist, Accounts Payable

Location: Jefferson City, MO
Department: Accounting/Finance

Compensation: $ - $

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid PTO
  • Flexible Work Schedule

This position works out of our Jefferson City, MO office and will work with the business units and vendors to ensure accurate and timely processing of payable and payment disbursements.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review payables received; verify general ledger account numbers, divisions and amounts. Process payables into ERP and supporting systems. Ensure that established internal controls are followed and proper approvals are obtained. – 70%
  • Complete specific duties outside of general payables entry, analyzing processes and work towards becoming subject matter expert. These duties would include processing manual payments, batch review and entry, vendor maintenance and 1099 processing, executing company credit card processes, manage accounts payable email and/or executing weekly payment disbursements. – 20%
  • Coordinate payables processing with business units and vendors and respond to inquiries – 10%

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Minimum of high school degree
  • 2 or more years of general accounting or closely related field experience preferred
  • Must be able to work in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and Adobe
  • Efficient and effective communication skills, both in written and oral form
  • Organization and time management skills
  • Knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping principles
  • Ability to understand, apply and use personal computers and software applications
  • Problem solver with job related issues
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Cooperative team player who can build relationships with others


LEARFIELD is the leading media and technology services company in intercollegiate athletics. The company unlocks the value of college sports for brands and fans through an omnichannel platform with innovative content and commerce solutions for fan engagement. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, the company has long had the privilege of being an advocate for intercollegiate athletics and the student-athlete experience. Our suite of services includes licensing and multimedia sponsorship management; publishing, audio, digital and social media; data analytics; ticketing, ticket sales and professional concessions expertise; branding; campus-wide business and sponsorship development; and venue technology systems.

Our people-friendly culture is a hallmark of our style and approach to business and is rooted in values demonstrating intentional and active care for other people. The company and its employees strive each day to live by the company's value statement: “build the team, grow the company, have fun, love and serve others.” 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. LEARFIELD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.