Ledgent Finance & Accounting has multiple opportunities with our clients for Accounts Payable Specialist positions in the Greater Houston area. These positions are temporary and temp-to-hire.
Accounts Payable Specialist Job Duties:
- Full cycle Accounts Payable including matching invoices to purchase orders, handling non-PO invoices, coding and cutting checks.
- Reconciles processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances.
- Charges expenses to accounts and cost centers by analyzing invoice/expense reports; recording entries.
- Pays vendors by monitoring discount opportunities; verifying federal id numbers; scheduling and preparing checks; resolving purchase order, contract, invoice, or payment discrepancies and documentation; insuring credit is received for outstanding memos; issuing stop-payments or purchase order amendments.
- Pays employees by receiving and verifying expense reports and requests for advances; preparing checks.
- Maintains accounting ledgers by verifying and posting account transactions.
- Verifies vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions.
- 5+ years of Accounts Payable experience
- Experience with an ERP system such as SAP, JD Edwards, Oracle, MS Dynamics
- At least 1 year of recent experience with JD Edwards 9.1 or 9.2
- Intermediate Excel skills
We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.