Accounts Payable Analyst analyzes accounts payable transactions to ensure compliance with internal controls and accounting policies. Maintains and reconciles accounts payable ledger and prepares management reports. Being an Accounts Payable Analyst analyzes and resolves discrepancies in billings and payments and recommends improvements to accounts payable policies and procedures. May be responsible for processing payments and responding to vendor inquiries. Additionally, Accounts Payable Analyst typically requires a bachelor's degree in related area or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Accounts Payable Analyst occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be an Accounts Payable Analyst typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.