50588 - Payables Specialist - 314 - International Settlements

Landstar Transportation Logistics, 1000 Simpson Rd, Rockford, Illinois, United States of America ● Landstar Transportation Logistics, 13410 Sutton Park Dr S, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America ● Virtual Req #2522
Friday, May 5, 2023

What is Landstar?

At Landstar, we stand for safe, secure, and reliable transportation services delivered by a network of independent freight agents, leased owner-operators, and other third-party capacity providers. Landstar offers customized shipping solutions in all modes of freight transportation, while providing an efficient and reliable supply chain that meets our customers’ needs and goals.

Why work at Landstar?

Landstar relies on the expertise, hard work, and dedication of our employees to exceed the expectations of those we serve. We have a highly diverse workforce that welcomes employees from all cultures and backgrounds to our team.

Our workplace culture is second-to-none. Landstar is a great place to work if you want to be part of a top-notch freight transportation provider with an emphasis on safety, service, teamwork, and dedication. Landstar provides a safe and professional work environment in which to thrive and grow.

We pride ourselves in providing multiple opportunities for growth and development. When we have a position to fill, we first tap into our internal talent. We encourage continuous learning through various courses, webinars, and other training, to help employees improve their knowledge and develop new skills. With competitive compensation, robust benefit plans including affordable medical plans, employer 401k match, paid time off, tuition assistance and much more, Landstar employees are well supported as reflected in our employees’ longevity!

At the end of the day, Landstar is an amazing place to work with a positive and enriching workplace culture.

What work will I perform at Landstar?

We are seeking a Payables Specialist that will be working in our international freight department. As a Payables Specialist you will be authorizing international freight payments for ocean and air, working in multiple systems to accurately enter this information in a manual fast paced environment. This is not a production environment, and the most important thing is accuracy. The ideal candidate will have payables, reconciliation, and/or accounting in their background.

Experience needed for the role.

  • Timely, accurate audit and payment of carrier and vendor invoices
  • Communicate with agents, carriers, and other outside parties regarding payment inquiries and discrepancies.
  • Research and resolve payable discrepancies.
  • Process adjustments to carrier rates
  • Answer incoming phone calls within the department call queue.
  • Verification and mailing of carrier statements/checks
  • Other duties as assigned.

What you need to bring to Landstar

  • Excellent organizational skill
  • Above average analytical and math skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, primarily Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, time sensitive environment.
  • Accurate data entry skills, 88kpm
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Six months previous Accounts Payable experience

Landstar is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Landstar will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should send an e-mail to employment@landstar.com.


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Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Landstar Transportation Logistics, 1000 Simpson Rd, Rockford, Illinois, United States of America
  • Landstar Transportation Logistics, 13410 Sutton Park Dr S, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America
  • Virtual