Accounting Clerk

Washington, DC
Sep 15, 2017
Sep 18, 2017
Full Time
Ref ID:04514-9500761282Classification:Accounting ClerkCompensation:$14.00 to $15.00 per hourRobert Half Finance is searching for an efficient Accounting Clerk for a well-known, expanding organization in the Investment Management/Companies industry. In this position, your responsibilities will include matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, performing data entry tasks and supporting the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). This dynamic team environment offers advantages such as a great work space/office, terrific benefits, and excellent opportunities for career advancement. The Accounting Clerk position is a full-time role in the Washington, DC area. Key responsibilities - Create statements and reports that require the use of a number of sources - Make sure all transaction documents are correct, which may require revising other documents or entries and may initiate other actions - Support budgetary control goals by monitoring budgets and originating or validating adjustments and transfers - Assist with general accounting and administration tasks, including G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, and other ad hoc projects - Assist accounts payable with vendor invoices and disbursement filing and with A/P invoice matching filing - Add financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or electronically - Reconcile discrepancies, and prepare correction documents as needed, by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts - Carry out additional related duties and help with special projects on an as-needed basis - Accurately code documents with expenditure codes and accounting codes - Assist Accounts Receivable with processing daily invoices/credit, applying cash receipts, and collecting past due balances If interested, please email resumes to [Click Here to Email Your Resume].- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred - Proficient in SAP - Entry-level applicants considered - Deep understanding of Microsoft Word - Microsoft Excel experience desired - QuickBooks experience preferred - Microsoft Outlook experience required - 1+ years of accounting experience required - Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work - Outstanding data entry skillsAccountemps 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(R) 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.Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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