Accounts Payable Clerk

Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for a detail-oriented Accounts Payable Clerk in the Houston Westchase District. This is for a temp opportunity with the potential to hire, that will give you valuable experience to enhance your career.


As an Accounts Payable Clerk you will compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep office financial records complete. Accounts Payable Clerks will also check the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other associates. The ideal candidate is productive, values confidentiality, is hardworking, and possesses good math skills. If you meet the qualifications listed below please Apply Now


Key Responsibilities/ Essential Functions of the Position:

  • Review all invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment
  • Ensure all accounts payable invoices have proper approval or approved purchase order(s)
  • Obtain proper approval as necessary
  • Code invoices to proper general ledger accounts and departments
  • Data entry of vendor invoices
  • Properly obtain all IRS Form W9 for all new vendors and set-up in Famous
  • Prepare / Assist with weekly check run
  • Maintain organized filing system for all accounts payable documents by vendor name
  • Open, sort and distribute incoming mail for Accounting department
  • Audit employee expense reports
  • Match invoices to checks, obtain all signatures for checks and distribute checks accordingly
  • Respond to all vendor inquiries
  • Reconcile vendor statements, research and correct discrepancies
  • Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices
  • Assist with month-end close activities
  • Assist with projects as necessary
  • All other duties as assigned


  • Minimum 1+ year of Accounts Payable experience
  • Prior experience performing systematic reconciliations
  • Prior experience with Accounts Payable


  • Able to work independently with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness
  • Able to multi-task while maintaining an efficiently organized work process
  • Ability to interact with employees and vendors in a professional manner
  • Good written and verbal communication skills


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Reports to: Assistant Controller


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