Princess Cruises Accounting Clerk III - Accounts Payable in SEATTLE, Washington

Accounting Clerk III - Accounts Payable

Santa Clarita, California

The Holland America Group is currently searching for a highly motivated Accounting Clerk III for Accounts Payable who will ensure timely and accurate transaction processing with utilization of resources within Corporate values, policies and controls.

We welcome your interest in joining the Holland America Group - a division of Carnival Corp. The Holland America Group includes Holland America Line and Seabourn (both headquartered in Seattle, Washington), Princess Cruise Lines (headquartered in Santa Clarita, California), and P&O Australia (headquartered in Sydney). The Holland America Group operates a combined total of 41 cruise ships with over 36,000 employees worldwide. This position will be located in our Santa Clarita, CA offices.


  • Processes PO or Non-PO related invoices, credit memos and other transactions; or expense reports; or wire disbursements in accordance with daily, weekly, and monthly deadlines.

  • Processes the appropriate volume of transactions meeting production requirements.

  • Maintains quality control meeting accuracy requirements.

  • Maintains a positive attitude and goes above and beyond job-specific tasks.

  • Researches/resolves vendor statements, T&E reports or disbursement discrepancies, and maintain/clear working folders within guidelines.

  • Commits to continuously improving job performance; actively seeks opportunities for growth and accepts constructive criticism.

  • Works in an organized manner and multi-tasks as needed.

  • Researches and resolves various vendor or internal inquiries and issues, ensuring they are responded to timely.

  • Offers assistance and support to co-workers and customers, treating them with courtesy and sensitivity and maintains effective relationships within the team.

  • Communicates effectively with customers, coworkers and management to reduce communication-related work errors.

  • Responds to messages and requests promptly and professionally within Finance guidelines.

  • Delivers customer service that aligns with Core Values, ensuring positive outcomes by listening carefully to customers' and coworkers' needs and desires.

  • Cross-trains and assists in Accounts Payable functions as assigned.

  • Follows all Company and department-specific policies and procedures during daily operations of the job.

  • Ensures documents supporting transactions meet company guidelines and alerts management if unusual.

  • Makes recommendations for updates to desk-top procedures to ensure they remain current and offers suggestions to improve internal controls.

  • Meets attendance and punctuality guidelines, and ensures responsibilities are covered when absent.


  • 2 years’ experience in a Finance related function.

  • Excellent organization skills.

  • Experience with computer business applications, including spreadsheets.

  • Strong organizational and analytical skills and the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines are important.


  • Associates degree.

  • Knowledge of Oracle financial systems.


  • Time off benefits - 8 paid holidays, paid vacation, bonus vacation time and paid sick time

  • Travel - Cruise and Travel Privileges for you and your family

  • Health - Complete benefit plans including medical, dental, vision and flexible spending accounts

  • Wellness - Health and wellness programs include onsite exercise classes, onsite nutrition and lifestyle classes and discounted gym memberships

  • Tuition Reimbursement - up to 75% with a maximum of $2000 per year

  • 401(k) - Company match up to 6% of salary at 50% for the first 5 years and 100% thereafter

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan - up to a 15% discount off of FMV of CCL stock

  • Training - In-house Princess University courses on professional development

  • Rewards & Incentives - Employee Recognition and Reward Programs; rideshare, financial commuter incentives and free parking; special employee discounts for banking services and retail stores

Next Steps…

Apply today and set sail on an exciting new career course! Our goal is to be the number one cruise and cruise-tour provider. To make that happen, we need qualified, top-notch team members. If you’re looking to get your talent noticed, apply today! Our application process is quick and easy:

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Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.*