Accountant - Entry Level

New York
Ref ID: 02192870

Classification: Accountant – Entry Level

Compensation: $15.00 to $17.00 hourly

You could find your place in the accounting field with this position, if you're the kind of Accountant who creates spreadsheets in your sleep. Accountemps has an exciting opportunity for an entry–level Accountant with a highly successful organization. To succeed in this position, you should be able to review financial statements with a heavy data entry component. You'll thrive in this entry–level position if you're an Excel enthusiast interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. This short–term temporary entry–level Accountant position is located in New York, New York.

How you will make an impact

– Assisting with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

– Log data

– Preparing monthly journal entries

– Carrying out other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned

– Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts

– Assisting with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audit

– Analyzing and adjusting account discrepancies

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– Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)

– Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

– 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

– Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required

– Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)

– High–level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred

– Desire to thrive in scenarios of team–based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks

– Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position

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 has appeared on Fortune? magazine?s list of ?World's Most Admired Companies? since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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