Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Payable Clerk in Houston, Texas

Accountemps is actively searching for a long term temporary Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk to join the team at an innovative company in the Energy/Natural Resources industry. A successful Accounts Payable Clerk will match and batch code, resolve A/P issues, process expense reports, update and reconcile sub-ledger to G/L, and process checks. If you are a collaborative team member with a positive attitude and effective communication skills, then this role is for you. This Accounts Payable Clerk opportunity will be located in the Houston, Texas area and will be a long term temporary position. Major responsibilities - Manage department mail by opening, sorting, and distributing it on a daily basis - Assist internal business partners with any customer services needs - Validate, record and send checks, including expediting special handling - Carry out additional projects as required - Sort, register, photocopy, and store invoices, checks, and other documents - Support the AP/Finance Department by completing administrative and clericals tasks - Carry out daily processes and controls accurately and on time, and ensure compliance with Company policies - Assist with internal and external audits as needed

  • 3+ years of experience in an A/P role preferred
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills required
  • High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills
  • BS degree in Accounting, Business or similar
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, especially when interacting with those in the technical and financial backgrounds
  • Solid understanding of accounts payable
  • Knowledge of Oracle

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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