Robert Half Accounting Clerk II in Arlington, Massachusetts
Description Are you looking to work at a well-respected organization as an Accounting Clerk? Robert Half is looking for a candidate to support a department as an Accounting Clerk. The Accounting Clerk position seeks an experienced candidate in the following tasks: 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 long-term contract / temporary employment opportunity based in the Arlington, Massachusetts area.
Your responsibilities in this role
General accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
Assist Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance
Mend discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required
Classify documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes
Compose statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources
Report financial facts to journals and ledgerst
Help Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching & filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing Requirements - Ability to multitask, collaborate and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds in a fast-paced environment
Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required
Familiar with Spreadsheet and ERP system
navigating basic office equipment and protocols experience
AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred
Robert 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.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.