Part-Time Accounts Payable Specialist Job

Children's Health - Accounting Careers

Job Number: 52764

Location: Dallas, TX

Date Posted: 9-30-2017



Processing high volume of invoices for timely payment. Scan and attach all invoices into system; resolve invoice issues.


Has established skills to perform a range of day-to-day activities

Understands how own duties relate to others in the team and has an awareness of how the team integrates with others

Manages own workload by applying an understanding of team priorities; may provide assistance to less experienced colleagues

Recognizes and solves typical problems that can occur in own work area without supervisory approval; evaluates and selects solutions from established options

Impacts own team through the quality of the service or information provided; Follows standardized procedures and practices and receives regular but moderate supervision and guidance

Uses foundational communication skills to exchange straightforward information


Process high volume of invoices into Lawson within 24 hours of receipt. Scan and attach all invoices into Lawson at invoice entry.

Review and resolve invoice discrepancies by contacting departments / outside vendors.

Review and work issues on aging report, RNI report and daily Smart Notes.

Review system generated reports for check payment accuracy, match invoices to checks for review.

Make folder and file all check backup in AP files. Open mail, stamp and distribute to each AP clerk. Box and move files each end of year. Request Treasury Operations to change vendor information when needed. Request stop payments when needed. Pull information for audit purposes.


Minimum 1-2 years of job related experience Required

Experience with High Volume full AP processing Preferred

Experience with data entry, 10 key by touch, communication skills Preferred


High school diploma or equivalent Required

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Maintain effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment; adjust effectively to work within new work structures, processes, requirements, or cultures.

Use appropriate interpersonal styles to establish effective relationships with customers and internal partners; interact with others in a way that promotes openness and trust and gives them confidence in one's intentions.

Ensure that the customer perspective is a driving force behind business decisions and activities; craft and implement service practices that meet customers' and own organization's needs.

Develop and use collaborative relationships to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals.

Identify and understand issues, problems, and opportunities; compare data from different sources to draw conclusions; use effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions; take action that is consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.

Take prompt action to accomplish objectives; take action to achieve goals beyond what is required; be proactive.

Deal effectively with others in an antagonistic situation; use appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to reduce tension or conflict between two or more people.

Effectively manage one's time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.

Accomplish tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful over a period of time.

Set high standards of performance for self and others; assume responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self impose standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.

Assimilate and apply new job-related information in a timely manner.

Clearly convey information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message.

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