Accounting Clerk

Robert Half
Baltimore, MD
Jul 21, 2021
Jul 31, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 02000-0011878063Classification: Accounting ClerkCompensation: $17.41 to $20.16 hourlyRobert Half is looking to hire an Accounting Clerk for an admired company in the distribution industry. Serving in this role, you will be responsible for multiple forms of data entry, matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, and playing an integral role in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). This fulfilling team oriented environment offers you a hands-on experience that will lead to career advancement, a great work space/office, and challenging responsibilities. This is a long-term contract to hire employment based in the Baltimore, Maryland area.Key responsibilities- Square up discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required- Produce statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources- General accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects- Arrange documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes- Aid Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching & filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing- Report financial facts to journals and ledgerst- Contribute to Accounts Receivable: help with collection of past due balance, process daily invoices/credit, and apply cash receiptJob Requirements:- Ability to multitask effectively- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus- Data entry experience preferred- Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired- Deep understanding of billing- Expertise in Accounts Receivable (AR)- 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 1.888.490.3195. 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 (