PRIDE Industries, Inc.

Accounting Clerk III (Temp)

Job ID
Full Time Temporary
US-LA-Fort Polk
Additional Information
Referral Bonus Eligible?


PRIDE Industries is a fast-paced company with a mission: To Create Jobs for People with Disabilities while providing high quality, value-added solutions to our nationwide customers. We are currently recruiting to fill the following position:

Job Description

PRIDE Industries

Job Description



Job: Accounting Clerk III

Job Code: F43 -  PK-Accounting Clrk3NonCBA

SCA Occup: 01013 Accounting Clerk III

Salary Grade: Federal Wage Determination or Collective Bargaining Agreement

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Approval Date: March 2017



Under general supervision, the Accounting Clerk III performs one or more accounting tasks such as posting to registers and ledgers, balancing and reconciling accounts, and verifying the internal consistency, completeness, and mathematical accuracy of accounting and/or payroll documents, assigning prescribed accounting distribution codes, and examining and verifying the clerical accuracy of various types of reports, lists, calculations, and postings.



1. * Prepares and maintains journal vouchers or subsidiary ledgers of accounting systems.
2. * Balances and reconciles accounts.
3. * Makes entries of adjustments to accounts.
4. * Works with various spreadsheets.  Working with government systems may also be required.
5. * Reviews invoices and statements, verifying information.
6. * Ensures sufficient funds have been obligated to accounts.
7. * Resolves discrepancies with the submitting unit, determining accounts involved.
8. * Reviews include coding transactions, and processing material through data processing for application in the accounting system.
9. * Analyzes and reconciles computer printouts with operating unit reports (contacting units, researching causes of discrepancies, and taking action to ensure that accounts balance).
10. *Communicates with internal and external customers by phone, email and in person.
11. Performs other duties and special projects as assigned.


*  Denotes Essential Job Function



• 2 to 3 years of experience in the accounting field.
• Basic knowledge and understanding of the terminology, codes, and processes used in an automated accounting system.
• Working knowledge and understanding of established and standardized bookkeeping and accounting procedures.
• Experience in general office or accounting office preferred.
• Typing skills using computer keyboard, and perhaps a printing calculator.
• Personal computer literacy including word processing and spreadsheet software applications.
• Human relations skills to maintain effective relationships with others and work in a team environment.
• Fundamental mathematical ability including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
• Oral and written communication skills to provide factual and procedural information, and to understand and follow instructions.
• Flexibility to respond to changing work priorities and handle multiple requests at the same time.
• Demonstrated common sense skills.
• Ability to act responsively to customer inquiries and requests and escalate appropriately.




High School Diploma or GED




The following licenses or certificates may be required depending on local, state and/or contract requirements:


Not Applicable




Employees must have the ability to perform the following physical demands for extended periods of time with or without assistance:


• Maneuvering to and around equipment
• Bending, stooping, and reaching
• Utilizing keyboard
• Monitoring computer systems
• May include viewing computer/CCTV monitor(s) and detailed work requiring close vision
• Moving or lifting boxes up to 25 pounds
• Answering/making phone calls 
• Communicating with others




Work is primarily performed at a customer’s location in an office / shop environment with limited privacy and some exposure to background noise and/or noise from equipment.  Transporting to locations with the work site may be required.  Employees may also be exposed to extreme cold or heat.




The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to this job. Employees are expected to follow their supervisor’s instructions and to perform the tasks requested by their supervisors.



At PRIDE, we make a difference in the lives of many, one job at a time.


How to Apply

If you are interested in working for this unique organization that blends business with a social mission, please apply online at Industries is a VEVRAA federal contractor committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Visit our website to learn more!


PRIDE will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


PRIDE will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all federal, state, and local laws.


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