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Accounting Assistant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting U.S • Bloomfield, CT

Posted 11 days ago

Job Snapshot

$33,000.00 - $40,000.00 /Year
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services
Accounting, Finance


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Job Description

Ref ID: 00700-0010078699

Classification: Accounting Clerk

Compensation: $33,000.00 to $40,000.00 per year

Robert Half Finance is hiring an Accounting Assistant for a reputable company in the Manufacturing industry that is looking to expand. This is a newly created position within the accounting department that will have exposure to all areas of accounting. We are looking for a candidate who has the willingness and eagerness to learn new skills. In this dynamic team environment, you will have a great work space/office, terrific benefits, and the opportunity for career advancement. Responsibilities: - Accurately code documents with expenditure codes and accounting codes - Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned - Support budgetary control goals by monitoring budgets and originating or validating adjustments and transfers - Support accounts payable by filing vendor invoice and disbursements and by matching filing A/P invoices - Ensure accuracy of transaction documents, and revise other documents or entries as needed; may initiate other actions - Post financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment - Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources - Support Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, help with collection of past due balance - Resolve discrepancies by examining possible sources of disagreement, recreating likely actions, and identifying the effect on other accounts; generate correction documents as required - Assist with general accounting and administration tasks, including G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, and other ad hoc projects

Job Requirements

- Intermediate to Advanced MS Excel skills highly preferred - Ability to multitask and meet deadlines - AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred - 1+ years of accounting experience required (Entry-Level with Internships will be considered) - Willingness to learn new accounting skills - Accurate, swift, data entry abilities - Exposure to AP and AR - Experience with SAP is a plus!

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.

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Job ID: 00700-0010078699
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