Accounting Clerk

Robert Half
New Haven
Aug 09, 2017
Aug 16, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Accountemps is looking to hire an Accounting Clerk for an admired company. In this part-time the Accounting Clerk who will be responsible for Accounts Receivable and Payroll. The ideal candidate will have previous experience processing payments, tracking past due accounts, preparing and posting journal entries, and processing payroll. This is a short term temporary-to-fulltime employment opportunity based along the Shoreline.
Major responsibilities
-Process Payroll on a weekly basis
- Assemble statements and reports that require utilization of an array of sources
- Circulate financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment
- Classify documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes
- Companywide accounting and administration support: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
- Contribute to Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, help with collection of past due balance

- Entry-level candidates considered
- Outstanding data entry skills
- 1+ years of relevant experience
- Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
- Knowledge of Excel
- Accounts receivable aging experience
- New accounts experience
- Commercial collections experience
- Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable
- Proven knowledge of journal entries
- Payroll experience
- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills ? helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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.

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