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Payroll & AP Specialist

Date: Apr 16, 2021

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Payroll and Accounts Payable Administrator for its Leggett & Platt Automotive facility in Carthage, MO. This facility employs over 200 people and continues to grow as part of a global S&P 500 company. The qualified candidate should be detail oriented, personable, able to multi-task, and willing to dig in and research the root cause of problems.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Responsible for administration of the electronic timekeeping system and reviewing accuracy of approved timesheets
  • Responsible for preparation and transmission of weekly hourly payroll
  • Validates programs for each employee’s charges, and ensures adherence to FLSA
  • Monitors submissions of approved timesheets, ensures valid data transfers to/from the payroll service
  • Process accounts payable invoices and resolve matching discrepancies
  • Ensure all receipts are matched to the correct purchase order and invoice
  • Provide general ledger coding for accounts payable invoices
  • Routine communication with Material Handlers, Corporate AP, and hourly employees


What you’ll need:

  • 3+ years of AP or payroll experience, ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to handle confidential information
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills


What we’re looking for:


Reasons you’ll love it here:  Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.


We offer a comprehensive benefits package. While benefits may vary by location, we typically include: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and stock plans, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts and more. 


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit


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