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Accounts Payable Technician

Recruitment #181129-UNCD-139



Submit a Resume and Cover Letter* during the announcement period listed above to:
Human Resources
ATTN:  Carlene Smith
900 N Stiles Ave, Ste 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104-3234
Phone: 405-522-9584

**Deadline has been extended, if you have already applied, no need to reapply**

**Review of documents will begin immediately**

*Cover Letter must include an accurate address and telephone number, as well as the title of the position for which you are applying. 

**Pursuant to 21 O.S. – 481, Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department (OTRD) avoids hiring relatives of individuals already employed by OTRD.  The OTRD Nepotism Policy (P121) is strictly enforced, therefore, managers are strongly discouraged from hiring immediate family.

• Any individual may apply for an unclassified posting.
• Employment Application must be postmarked by the closing date of announcement.
• OTRD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.

Accounts Payable Technician

Under the direction of the Accounts Payable Lead, this position is assigned responsibility in the maintenance, analysis, interpretation and management of financial accounting data and ensuring timely and accurate posting of accounts payable invoices and processing of checks in accordance with agency policy. This includes the preparation and posting of various vouchers, journals, ledger and accounts; analysis and presentation of financial data; review and approval of assigned funding, and other similar activities. The work must be performed with a high degree of attention to detail.

This position requires innovative thinking and an ability to consider outcomes rather than processes.

• Analyze and process invoices.
• Provide guidance to coworkers and field staff for AP and other accounting related issues.
• Review purchasing requisitions for the proper setup, assignment of funding, and account coding.

Knowledge of governmental accounting standards and demonstrated ability to perform highly independent work. Ability to independently analyze accounting data; knowledge of accounting ledgers and journals; knowledge of and ability to perform accounting functions using computer technology related to accounting systems. Must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and written.

Ability to use Microsoft Office Excel and Word at an intermediate level or above is required.

Experience with PeopleSoft/Oracle is preferred.

Associate’s (2 year) degree in accounting, business, finance or a closely related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of professional accounting experience for each year of the required degree.



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