Entry Level Accountant

Employer
Accountemps
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Aug 06, 2018
Closes
Aug 13, 2018
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID:04520-0010556372Classification:Accounting - MedicalCompensation:$13.30 to $15.40 per hourWe're looking for Accountant candidates who create spreadsheets in their sleep, and are looking to find their places in the accounting field. Accountemps has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Accountant with a highly successful organization in the Insurance - Health industry. To succeed in this position, you should be able to review financial statements with a heavy data entry component. If you're an Excel enthusiast, you might be a good fit for this entry-level position. We're looking for people who are interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. This is a short term temporary-to-fulltime entry-level Accountant role based in Columbia, Maryland. Key responsibilities - Executing other related duties and partaking in special projects as assigned - Helping with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits - Prepare monthly journal entries - Assisting with full cycle Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable processes - Reconciling and leveling general ledger accounts - Enter data - Analyzing and adjusting account discrepancies- Employer requires 1 year of accounting experience - Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects - Accurate, swift, data entry abilities - Commercial collections experience - QuickBooks experience - Accounts receivable experience preferred - High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred - Be detailed, flexible, and organized - Strong communication and social skills - Suggested education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or BusinessAccountemps 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(R) 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.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) 2018 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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