Accounting Clerk

Robert Half
Aberdeen, MD
Nov 17, 2020
Nov 24, 2020
Full Time
Ref ID: 02010- 900 Classification: Accounting Clerk Compensation: $13.46 to $15.59 hourly Do you wish you were employed at a well-respected and expanding organization as an Accounting Clerk? Accountemps is seeking a skilled candidate for an Accounting Clerk position at a department. The Accounting Clerk will be responsible for matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). We offer a dynamic, team-oriented workspace, great benefits, and future career advancement opportunity. This is a short-term temporary-to-full-time position based in the Aberdeen, Maryland area. Your responsibilities - Help Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing - Collaborate with Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance - Produce statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources - Publish financial information to journals and ledgers - Classify documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes - Standard accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects - Harmonize discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required Job Requirements: - Prior experience in Spreadsheet and ERP system - AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred - Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data - Well-founded grasp of Code Invoices - Proven knowledge of Invoice - Knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR) - Account reconciliation experience - Deep understanding of check processing - Accounts Payable (AP) experience - Check Runs experience preferred - Ability to multitask, collaborate and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds in a fast-paced environment Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE s Most Admired Companies list every year since 1998. Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local Accountemps office at 888. . 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. 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use .