Company: Parker Drilling Management Services Inc
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Position Summary

This position will processes invoices/vouchers in a timely and accurate manner as set forth by Company guidelines under the supervision of the AP Manager or Supervisor.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

* Accurately code invoices using appropriate accounts.
* Route all unapproved invoices to correct department to obtain approval.
* Request copies of unpaid invoices and forward to appropriate department for approval.
* Handle issues with vendors pertaining to payment disbursement, prepayments, incorrect payments, etc.
* Timely and accurately enter all invoices into the computer system for payment.
* Set up new vendors as needed.
* Research past due invoices as needed.
* Work closely with outside vendors and other departments as it relates to financial transactions throughout the Company.
* Exhibit friendly, positive and team-like behavior.
* Follow all Company policies and procedures.
* Other duties and special projects as assigned.

Position Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* A High School diploma is required.
* Bachelor's degree is preferred.
* Must possess strong analytical and mathematical skills.
* Should have at least 4 years of work experience.
* Oracle ERP experience is strongly preferred.
* Must be capable of working in a team environment.
* Must be a detail oriented, self-starter and able to work with little supervision while maintaining goals/tasks.
* Must be able to operate a 10 key by touch and type 40+ WPM.
* Must have good PC skills to include all MS Office products. * Must have good written and verbal communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with staff, management, customers and vendors.
* Must possess sound reasoning skills and have the ability to follow directions.

Physical Demands

The physical demands must be met by an employee to successfully perform essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to walk, stoop, kneel, carry, push/pull and use repetitive wrist and hand movements. The employee may be required to lift and/or move objects of up to 25 pounds. Hearing, seeing ability of rapid mental coordination. It is required to be mentally alert for entire regular shift.

Work Environment

This position will typically work in a climate controlled building in the corporate office of Parker Drilling.

Safety Accountabilities

* Ensure that personal behaviors and work practices are in line with Company safety standards.
* Responsible for safety of self and others in the vicinity to include, but not limited to, employees, vendors and guests.
* Provide visible leadership engagement, be aware of housekeeping and take additional safety precautions to ensure no one is put at risk.
* Do not take short cuts or unnecessary risks and actively work with others to ensure they take due care and do not put themselves or others at risk.
* Ensure all incidents are reported and appropriately investigated in accordance with Company procedure.
* As needed, seek advice from HSE representative.



Parker Drilling is a global drilling company providing drilling services, project management and rental tools to the energy industry.  Parker’s primary business segment is drilling services with 38 rigs in international locations and 19 rigs in the United States Gulf of Mexico.


The Company’s international rig fleet consists of barge rigs and related operations in the Caspian Sea, Nigeria and Mexico, as well as land rigs and related operations in a total of 15 countries.  Parker’s U.S. rig fleet operates in the transition zone of the Gulf of Mexico.


Founded in 1934, the Company moved it headquarters to Houston, Texas from Tulsa, Oklahoma in September 2001.  Customers include major, independent and national oil and gas companies.  Quail Tools has four U.S. locations where it is a leading provider of specialized rental equipment for drilling and workover operations. Office and yard locations include New Iberia, Louisiana; Victoria and Odessa, Texas; and Evanston, Wyoming.