Riken Americas Corporation


Riken Americas Corporation, located in Hopkinsville, KY, has an opening for an Accounts Payable Analyst

Riken Americas Corporation is the corporate office for two manufacturing plants in the US. Rimtec Corporation, located in Burlington, NJ, is a custom compounder of flexible and rigid PVC.  Riken Elastomers Corporation, located in Hopkinsville, KY, is a customer compounder of PVC and TPE.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ownership of payable function-complete payments and control expenses by receiving, processing, verifying, and reconciling invoices
  • Assist in monthly and yearly closing processes, preparation of account reconciliations, journal entries and standard financial reports
  • Support internal controls and ensure that transactions are recorded in conformance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Support the preparation of reports such as reports for parent company, tax reports and surveys
  • Assist with bank reconciliations
  • Ownership of capital project tracking
  • Monthly Inventory counts and reconciliation
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High School diploma or equivalent plus 5+ years of accounts payable experience; Associates degree in Accounting preferred
  • Understand accounting concepts and have a working understanding of GAAP
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Good Excel skills
  • Experience with manufacturing systems software a plus
  • People and project management skills with the ability to meet established goals and timelines
  • Strong focus on follow-up and attention to detail
  • Ability to travel occasionally
  • Employee must be able to relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions:
    • can get along with co-workers or peers without exhibiting behavioral extremes;
    • perform work activities requiring negotiating, instructing, persuading or speaking with others;
    • respond appropriately to criticism from a supervisor

Salary:  Approximately $18/hour based on experience

If you are a qualified go-getter with a positive attitude, email your resume Kim Wilcox, HR Generalist kwilcox@rec-ky.com

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

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