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22 Nov 2022

Full-Time AP Specialist

Leggett & Platt – Posted by mary.shelato Carthage, Missouri, United States

Job Description

We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for an Accounts Payable Specialist within our Accounting team to help support our Adjustable Bed business. Did you know we have been revolutionizing the sleep industry since 1883? That’s right! In fact, we hold the original patent on a spiral steel coil bed spring, filed way back in 1885.Since then, we have been an industry leader in guaranteeing you get the best sleep possible. If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.


As an Accounts Payable Specialist you will have the opportunity to work with our Bedding Team and our diverse portfolio of products. Your contributions will have a direct impact on the business by assisting with month end closing, intercompany matching and assisting with other accounting related functions. The team you will be working with is laid back and supportive, and values hard workers who are there

for each other and detail oriented.


So, what will you be doing as an Accounts Payable Specialist?

  • Accounts Payable processing, including the reviewing and coding of invoices
  • Investigate and resolve match exceptions, ensuring transactions have the supporting documentation
  • Research/request credits on accounts, as needed
  • Work with team members to resolve coding errors, as needed
  • Maintain reports required for period and quarter end
  • Work closely with Accounting on various month-end close processes, such as making journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and assisting with audit requests
  • Develop relationships with Branch personnel to provide support and
  • information sharing on a regular basis as appropriate


To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • 2+ experience in Accounts Payable, Accounting or Finance
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to prioritize work and detail oriented
  • Ability to problem-solve and work in a team environment
  • A self-starter with strong Excel skills, including pivot tables and vlookups
  • High degree of professionalism and ethical standards
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills


What to Do Next

Now that you’ve had a chance to learn more about us, what are you waiting for!  Apply today and allow us the opportunity to learn more about you and the value you can bring to our team.  Once you apply, be sure to create a profile, and sign up for job alerts, so you can be the first to know when new opportunities become available.

Our Values

Our values speak to our shared beliefs, and describe how we approach working together.


  • Put People First reflects our commitment to safety and care of each other, learning and development, and creating an inclusive environment of mutual respect, empathy and belonging.
  • Do the Right Thing focuses us on acting with honesty and integrity, delivering the results the right way, taking pride in our work, and speaking the truth – good or bad.
  • Do Great Work…Together occurs when we engage without hierarchy, collaborate as a team, embrace challenges, and work for the good of all of us.
  • Take Ownership and Raise the Bar demonstrates our responsibility to add value and make a difference, challenge the status quo and biases to make things better, foster innovative and creative solutions to drive impact, and explore new perspectives and embrace change.


Our Commitment to You

We’re actively taking steps to make sure our culture is inclusive and that our processes and practices promote equity for all. Leggett & Platt is comprised of people of all abilities, gender identities and expressions, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, veteran status, and more. Join us!


We welcome and encourage applications if you meet the minimum qualifications. Even if you do not meet the preferred qualifications, we’d love the opportunity to consider you.


Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer


How to Apply

To be considered, you must apply to

Job Categories: LGBT. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: Not Disclosed.


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