Accounting Clerk

Robert Half Accountemps
Columbia, MD
Sep 16, 2022
Sep 25, 2022
Full Time
Description Robert Half is looking to hire a skilled Accounting Clerk for an expanding organization. In this position, you will be responsible for matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, assisting in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R), and general data entry. Come play a vital role in an environment that offers you excellent benefits, a great work space/office, and a great career advancement opportunity. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire position located in the Columbia, Maryland area.How you will make an impact- Assist Accounts Receivable: help with collection of past due balance, process daily invoices/credit, and apply cash receipt- Produce statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources- See to the proper coding of documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes- Overall accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects- Settle discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required- Submit financial figures to journals and ledgers- Aid Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing Requirements - Less than one year of experience required- Accounts Payable (AP) experience- Expertise in Accounts Receivable (AR)- Strong familiarity with Account Coding- AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred- Candidates with Spreadsheet and ERP system experience will be prioritized- Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required- Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgroundsRobert 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 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2022 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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