Accounting Clerk

Robert Half
Rockville, MD
Jul 21, 2021
Jul 31, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 04540-0011898532Classification: Accounting ClerkCompensation: $50000.00 to $55000.00 yearlyRobert Half is hiring an Accounting Clerk for a reputable company that is looking to expand in the Service 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 you a great work space/office, excellent benefits and great career advancement opportunity. The Accounting Clerk position is a full-time opportunity and is situated in the Rockville, Maryland, area.Major responsibilities- Post financial information to journals and ledgers- Create statements and reports that require the use of a number of sources- Handle Accounts Receivable tasks: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance- Complete other related duties and assist with special projects as needed- Support accounts payable by filing vendor invoice and disbursements and by matching & filing A/P invoices- Resolve discrepancies, and create correction documents if needed, by checking all possible sources of disagreement, recreating likely actions, and identifying the effect on other accounts- Code documents using the proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes- Handle general accounting tasks: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projectsJob Requirements:- Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data- Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus- Adjusting Journal Entries experience preferred- QuickBooks experience- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience desired- AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferredRobert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles. Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2021 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (