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Accounting Clerk at Robert Half

Accounting Clerk

Robert Half Ames, IA Full Time
$37,000 - $42,000/Year
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Ref ID: 01520-0011981087

Classification: Accounting Clerk

Compensation: $37000.00 to $42000.00 yearly

If you like the sound of top-notch benefits, a nice work space/office, and a thriving team culture, this Accounting Clerk position is for you! You're a good fit for this Accounting Clerk position with a well-known, successful organization if you can take responsibility for matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, data entry, and assist in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). The Accounting Clerk position is a permanent opportunity and is situated in the Ames, Iowa, area. Don't hesitate to take advantage of this opportunity with Robert Half!


Your responsibilities in this role


  • Resolve discrepancies, and create correction documents if needed, by checking all possible sources of disagreement, recreating likely actions, and identifying the effect on other accounts
  • Accurately code documents with expenditure codes and accounting codes
  • Complete other related duties and assist with special projects as needed
  • Post financial information to journals and ledgers
  • Produce statements and reports using a variety of sources
  • Handle general accounting tasks: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
  • Process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipts, and help with collection of past due balances to support Accounts Receivable
  • File vendor invoices and disbursements and match & file A/P invoices to support accounts payable

Apply online now and contact Andy Brus at

(319) 382-2608
for details and interview availability!

  • Excellent data entry skills
  • Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus
  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred
  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience
  • Skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Hands-on experience with Ad Hoc Reporting
  • Practical knowledge of billing
  • Previous experience working with Dynamics NAV
  • Well-founded grasp of Preparing Invoices
  • Wide ranging experience with Billing Statements
  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience required
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request
  • 2+ years of accounting experience required


Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at

1.888.490.5461
. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Accounting Clerk for more information.

© 2021 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use.

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