Accounting Clerk

Employer
Accountemps
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID:04580-0010057043Classification:Accounting ClerkCompensation:$14.00 to $16.00 per hourAccountemps is looking to hire an Accounting Clerk for a well respected organization in the non-profit industry. In this role, 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. This energetic work environment offers you a great work space/office, excellent benefits, and great career advancement opportunity. This is a short term temporary employment based in the Alexandria, Virginia area. What you get to do every single day - Support Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing - Rectify transaction documents, which may involve revision of other documents or entries as well as the original; may initiate other actions - Help with control of budgets by monitoring budgets and originating or verifying adjustments and transfers - Post financial figures to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment - Overall accounting and administration support: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects - Group documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes - Resolve discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required - Put together statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources - Assist Accounts Receivable: help with collection of past due balance, process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt- Accounts payable experience required - Account reconciliation experience - Data entry experience - Entry-level candidates considered - Be able to prioritize workload and perform in a fast paced and challenging environment - Proven knowledge of Excel and SAP - AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferredAccountemps 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 www.accountemps.com 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.