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Is a job as an Accounts Payable Clerk a good entry-level job?

Would there be opportunities to move up in a company if I start out as an A/P clerk? And, is this job a decent one for a person who doesn't like to talk to people too much? I'm so confused. I want a job where I can work on the computer all day, maybe like a data entry job or something, but I don't know how to find it or what companies I should look into. I hope working is not as terrible as my job search. I suck at this. :(

Asked By: lostandconfused - 6/22/2007
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I was an A/P clerk for awhile in a construction company. Eventually I was promoted up the ladder to Contract Administrator. As far as not talking to people, you will have tons of contact with people because a good part of A/P is sorting out problems with invoices before you pay them so if you don't like to talk to... More
Answered By: 4532 - 6/22/2007
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any accounting jobs are great for a long run...every business need accounting dept and either you gain experience as account payable or receivable you can always find a job. good luck!
Answered By: DC - 6/22/2007
 
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