Accounts Payable Specialist

17 September 2019


Petroplan is looking for a highly skilled Accounts Payables Specialist for a MAJOR oil and gas client we're currently working with. (MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE TO APPLY)

3-5 years of RECENT Accounts Payable in a Finance or Accounting environment role
Must have experience with either JDE 9.1 or Oracle EBS - NO EXCEPTIONS
Syteline is a HUGE plus
Demonstrated ability to: Work Well under pressure and in a team atmosphere
Solid experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and business applications (such as JDE, Oracle, etc.); Will be tested at NOV during interview on Excel skills (pivot tables & vLookups

As the Accounts Payable Specialist, you will be responsible for the daily processing of Accounts Payable activity for the
CAPS US Shared Services department. You will support the CAPS US Accounts Payable Supervisor in continuous efforts
to maintain payables accuracy, limit exposure, strengthen accounting compliance requirements and streamline processes.

You will join a team of hard-working Accounts Payable personnel, with a goal to continuously facilitate communication
between the staff and business unit operational staff. We are looking for team member who shares our company values
of safety, purposeful innovation, and service above all. If you are someone who can challenge the norms while holding
people accountable, then this job is for you.

We Are looking for Someone:
With an approachable presence within a diverse work environment
Who shows initiative, is deadline driven, and is detail oriented
Someone not intimidated by a high-volume processing environment
Who welcomes new ideas and opportunities, and is not bothered by change or ambiguity
Someone who can get to the root of a problem by using a healthy mix of data, insight and judgement
Someone with strong analytical skills, and a thorough understanding of how to leverage a wide variety of data and related computer tools to solve problem independently

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Handles day to day accounts payable duties
Reconciles and resolves discrepancies
Handles all levels of A/P for any company under the corporate umbrella
Generates various reports, registers and spreadsheets; transmits data as needed
Keeps filing system up-to-date, including boxing and archiving old files and creating new files for each year
Answers questions related to day-to-day work
Coordinates PO?s with procurement; matches invoices to PO?s; obtains other backup documentation for payment of legitimate invoices and other outgoing transactions
Enters detailed data accurately into financial systems concerning vendors, dates, amounts and tax information; ensures coding matches and approvals are in accordance to DOA
Verifies accuracy of pending payments; generates accurate checks in a timely manner with appropriate backup documentation
Ensures receipt and filing of W-9 forms
Creates and transmits reports for internal and external use; reports to banks, service providers, etc.
Processes all electronic transfers; reconciles transfers; works closely with Treasury and A/P Supervisor
Enters large amounts of data in financial program including new vendors; audits and corrects vendor data ensuring accuracy
Generates accurate and timely 1099s and related reports annually or as needed
Analyzes vendors as required
Answers all email with appropriate details, respect and in a timely manner
Reconciles accounts as necessary
Processes check runs
Prepares checks based upon approved check requests
Functions as team leader for other team members
Assumes delegated responsibilities of Supervisor in his or her absence
Abides by all safety procedures and practices applicable to location and position; participates in appropriate safety training; demonstrates commitment to and support of EH&S principles and values; champions safety as necessary
Performs other duties assigned by management that fall within the generally expected scope of this position


Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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