Accounts Payable Specialist

Portland, Oregon

Direct Hire

Post Date


Job Id: 64424

Accounts Payable Specialist
Our community-focused client is seeking a motivated and experienced Accounts Payable Specialist to join their mission-driven organization on a direct-hire basis!

Accounts Payable Specialist Responsibilities

  • Handle full process AP functions ensuring timeliness and accuracy.
  • Collaborate with internal/external contacts to prepare check runs and process payments.
  • Maintain vendor records ensuring accuracy and compliance.
  • Cross-train on other accounting functions.
  • Support audit requests and 1099 filing preparations.

Accounts Payable Specialist Qualifications

  • 1+ years of full-process AP experience.
  • Associates or Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field a plus.
  • Proficient with accounting software systems and able to learn new technology quickly; Cloud-based ERP experience a plus (Oracle Cloud, NetSuite, etc.).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization.
  • Self-motivated with excellent attention to detail.

Salary: $26-$28/hr. (DOE)

Benefits are available to eligible full-time employees and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, FSA, retirement savings program, and an employee assistance program (EAP).

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.

Apply Now

Thank you for your interest in applying for this position! Please fill out the fields below. Your profile will be reviewed with the rest of the applicants.