Randstad Accounts Payable Clerk in Portland, Oregon

Accounts Payable Clerk

job details:

  • location:Portland, OR

  • salary:$16 - $20 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Administrative and Support Services

  • reference:S_711225

  • questions:zack.zeller@randstadusa.com503-790-9303

job description

Accounts Payable Clerk

As a member of the Accounting team, the Accounts Payable Specialist will join a team responsible providing support to the cooperative and its members by ensuring accurate and timely payment of invoices, reconciling vendor statements, and providing exceptional customer service.


  • Accounts payable processing: gathering and matching purchase orders, packing slips, invoices, coding to accounts, data entry, and weekly check run.

  • Scan, route, and index A/P invoices and back-up documentation.

  • Prepare back-up for journal entries pertaining to accounts payable and accruals of necessary expenses.

  • Ensure accounts payable invoices are paid in a timely manner.

  • Ensure A/P accounts are current by following up on any statement discrepancies.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  • Proven competency using a variety of personal computer software applications to perform accounting functions.

  • Proficient in use of Excel and Word.

  • Ability to incorporate critical thinking practices into daily work flow

  • Working knowledge of general office practices and procedures

  • Good Communication skills, both oral and written

  • Ability to organize and prioritize duties to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to process detailed data in an accurate manner

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Ability to operate a variety of standard business/office machines


High School




  • Associate or Bachelor's Degree in accounting strongly preferred.

  • Strong understanding of Accounting Principles and GAAP

  • Must be highly skilled in use and creation of Excel Spreadsheets.

  • Experience with Microsoft products and QuickBooks.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your resume to zack.zeller@randstadusa.com

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