Accounting Assistant

Employer
Robert Half Finance & Accounting US
Location
Glen Burnie, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 02000-0010074659Classification: Accounting ClerkCompensation: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 per yearRobert Half Finance is searching for an efficient Accounting Assistant for a well-known international organization in the Manufacturing industry. In this role, you will match invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, enter data and assist with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R) processes. This role will allow you to expand on your accounting knowledge in several areas with a very tenured team. This full-time role is for an Accounting Clerk in the Glen Burnie, Maryland, area. Responsibilities - Assist accounts payable with vendor invoices and disbursement filing and with A/P invoice matching filing - Handle general accounting and administration tasks: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects - Assist with other related duties and special projects as assigned - Code documents using the proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes - Utilize a number of sources to create statements and reports - Use manual or electronic methods to add financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers - 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 - 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 - Assist Accounts Receivable with processing daily invoices/credit, applying cash receipts, and collecting past due balances- AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred - Accounts payable experience - Outstanding data entry skills - Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work - Entry-level candidates considered If interested, please email resumes directly to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to 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.Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.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 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.