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This problem is exacerbated if supervisors are not asked to approve supplier invoices, so that the sole control point becomes the check signer. This person is now obligated to sort through the voucher package that accompanies all unsigned checks and investigate any suspicious payments. In reality, this person is usually a senior-level manager who has many other activities to accomplish and so conducts no more than a cursory review of the accompanying voucher packages and then signs the checks. The result is the almost total lack of any real control over the purchases that a company makes.

The statement of account reconciliation process requires multiple steps, some of which card holders are likely to skip inadvertently from time to time. Accordingly, having them sign a standard reconciliation checklist is a useful way to ensure that the procedure is followed. 11. • Supervisory review for inappropriate or split purchases. There must be a third-party review of all purchases made with procurement cards. An effective control is to hand this task to the person having budgetary responsibility for the department in which the card holder works.

If so, discuss the issue with the employee’s manager to see if further action should be taken. 2. Promptly forward the expense packet to the accounts payable department for payment. matter if it later becomes evident that purchases were not made for business purposes. 13 is an excellent control tool, because it identifies a number of problems caused by suppliers—unauthorized charges, altered charges, duplicate billings, credit offsets, lack of product receipt, and so on. By using this rejection procedure to monitor the types of problems encountered by card users, the purchasing department can identify which suppliers are causing problems and locate issues with the procurement card process that require improvement.

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