General Clerk I

Robert Half
Washington, DC
Jul 22, 2021
Jul 31, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 04510-0011897460Classification: Accounting ClerkCompensation: $14.44 to $16.72 hourlyAn Accounting Clerk position is available through Robert Half, whose duties will be matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). This is a long-term contract / temporary employment opportunity based in the Washington, District of Columbia area. This position offers opportunities for career advancement and is best suitable for candidates seeking an efficient, team-oriented environment. This opportunity is with an emerging organization that is well-respected in the industry.What you get to do every day- Upload financial information to journals and ledgers- Harmonize discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required- Companywide accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects- Contribute to Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance- Aid Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching & filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing- Group documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes- Produce statements and reports that require utilization of a wide range of sourcesJob Requirements:- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience preferred- AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred- Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds- Data entry experience desired- ADP Workforce Now experience- Experience with customer service- Proficiency in Weekly Payroll- Knowledge of HR Payroll SystemRobert 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 1.888.490.3195. 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 (