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Peralta Community College District Financial Services Accounts Payable Department. 2nd Accounts Payable Workshop February 24, 2011. Topics to be Covered. AP Staff – Responsibility and Accountability Review of AP Process – Approval Process Most Frequently Confused Topics Account Codes

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peralta community college district financial services accounts payable department

Peralta Community College DistrictFinancial ServicesAccounts Payable Department

2nd Accounts Payable Workshop

February 24, 2011

topics to be covered
Topics to be Covered
  • AP Staff – Responsibility and Accountability
  • Review of AP Process – Approval Process
  • Most Frequently Confused Topics
    • Account Codes
    • Travel Policies & Procedures
    • Contracts
    • Meals and Refreshments
ap staff and assignments
AP Staff and Assignments
  • Nick Shere
    • Location 8
    • Funds 63 and higher
    • Apple
  • Nicanor Custodio
    • Location 6
    • Hewlett Packard
  • Tina Du
    • Location 2
    • Grainger
  • Earvin Robinson
    • Location 5
    • Staples
    • Utilities
  • Dianna York
    • Location 1
    • Office Depot
  • Dettie Del Rosario
    • AP Supervisor
review of ap process1
Review of AP Process

a. When do we pay?

- If documents are consistent and complete.

b. What do we look for?

1. Signatures – on Pay to’s

2. Receipt from the warehouse on regular PO’s.

3. Invoices (not statements)

4. Budget

review of ap process cont
Review of AP Process….cont

c. When do we cut the checks?

  • Every Tuesday and Thursday.

d. When do we disburse the checks?

- Every Wednesday & Friday

- They are either mailed or sent to the bursar’s office of each campus, or held at the district for pick up.

  • If a check is to be held at the district or returned to the campus, that instruction should be clearly written or stamped on the requisition page.
review of ap process cont1
Review of AP Process….cont.
  • Documentation must be consistent with regard to:
    • Invoice
    • PO
    • Contract
    • Receiving
  • What must be consistent?
    • Vendor name and ID
    • Dollar amounts
    • Items paid for
    • Tax
    • Contract (for services over $600)
    • Party billed (must be Peralta)
23 accounting codes
23 Accounting Codes

Eight buckets of numbers:

  • Location – 1 digit (1, 2, 5, 6, 8)
  • Fund Number – 2 digits (01, 11, 63)
  • Cost Center – 3 digits (231, 531, 631, 831)
  • Object Code – 4 digits (4301, 5105)
  • Program Code – 1 digit
  • Activity – 6 digits (Top codes) (672000)
  • Project Number – 4 digits
  • Line Number – 2 digits (accounting line)
account codes cont
Account Codes…………………cont.

What is the story behind these numbers;

5-63-551-6402-1-71000-2374-00

VP of Instruction is using Fund 63 Measure A funds to buy instructional equipment categorized under Physical property and related equipment under the project of Laney Equipment Tech Upgrades.

New this year – all fund 63 expenditures require a project number approved by the District Finance.

account codes cont1
Account Codes………………..cont.
  • Who is responsible for checking these object codes:
    • First level approval – Cost Center manager
    • Second level approval – Business manager

At the District:

- Buyers

- AP Technicians

    • However, when object codes are not correctly used, AP Technicians cannot pay.
account codes cont2
Account Codes……………….cont.
  • Supplies vs Equipment – Appendix E of BAM
  • Five Tests:
    • 1. Does the item lose its original shape and appearance with use?
    • 2. Is it consumable with normal service life of less than one year?
    • 3. Is it easily broken, damaged or lost in normal use?
    • 4. Is it more feasible to replace with new unit than to repair it?
    • 5. Is it an inexpensive item , too small to inventory?
contracts1
Contracts
  • No INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR should be allowed to work without a signed contract.
  • A valid contract should exist at the time the invoice is created.
  • Work should be completed within the time period stated in the contract.
  • Total payments for work under the contract should be within the Not to Exceed amount.
contracts cont
Contracts………………………..cont.
  • An ICC is required for every payment for services over $600 for the year.
  • ICC signatures
    • College President
    • Vice Chancellor, Finance & Administration
    • Chancellor
  • If the contract is missing some signatures, the paperwork will be returned.
contracts cont1
Contracts…………………………cont.
  • Contracts over $25,000 must be approved by the Board.
  • Bond fund contracts over $78,900 must be approved by the Board.
  • The requester is responsible for tracking total payments under each contract.
contracts cont2
Contracts………………………..cont.

A contract needs to be amended for any change in the ff:

  • Amount
  • Expiration Date
  • Budget codes

How to Amend the Contract:

- Through An ICC Amendment Form to be obtained from the Finance Department.

- All parties to the original contract should sign the amendment.

travel board policy 6 39
Travel – Board Policy 6.39
  • All requisitions for travel-related expenditures, including registration, accommodation, and airline tickets, must be accompanied by the Travel Authorization Form signed by:
    • 1. First-level supervisor,
    • 2. Business Manager, and President.
    • 3. Chancellor

New Proposed Changes that will require Board approval:

– travel in excess of $500.00

- out of state and out of the country

travel cont
Travel ……………………………..cont.
  • Travel advance requests
    • should not exceed 80% of the authorized amount.
    • must be submitted no later than 15 days before travel.
    • will not be paid more than 15 days in advance.

Registration, accommodation, or tickets can be paid early if necessary with separate requisitions.

      • Must be accompanied by the Travel Authorization Form.
      • Must be paid directly to the vendor, not to the employee.
travel cont1
Travel ……..cont.
  • Advances must be liquidated/finalized within 30 days of completion of travel.
  • Mileage is currently 51 cents.
  • Original receipts must be submitted.
  • All receipts must be carefully added.
  • List expenses only in the correct column.
  • Hotel receipts must be itemized.
  • No liquor expense can be reimbursed.
food refreshment
Food & Refreshment
  • Board Policy 6.40:
    • Food, coffee and other refreshment at regular meetings are not “necessary” expenses and therefore cannot be paid from unrestricted general fund or Fund 01.
    • Restricted and special programs may be used for food and refreshment if the funding source or agencies allow such type of expenditure.
  • Budget allocating for food & refreshment be set up at the beginning of the budget period.
contact information
Contact Information
  • Dettie Del Rosario
    • Phone: 510-466-7260
    • Fax: 510-587-7852
    • ddelrosario@peralta.edu
  • Earvin Robinson
    • Phone: 510-466-7226
    • Fax: 510-835-4078
    • erobinson@peralta.edu
  • Dianna York
    • Phone: 510-466-7253
    • Fax: 510-587-7877
    • dyork@peralta.edu
  • Nick Shere
    • Phone: 510-466-7241
    • Fax: 510-835-4078
    • nshere@peralta.edu
  • Nicanor Custodio
    • Phone: 510-587-7860
    • Fax: 510-835-4078
    • ncustodio@peralta.edu
  • Tina Du
    • Phone: 510-587-7872
    • Fax: 510-835-4078
    • tdu@peralta.edu

If you have any concerns about the AP process or your AP tech, please contact the AP Supervisor, Dettie Del Rosario

thank you all

Thank you all!

Have an amazing year!