Robert Half Accounting Clerk in Chicago, Illinois
Do you wish you were employed at a well-respected and expanding organization as an Accounting Clerk? Robert Half has an employment opportunity for a candidate seeking an Accounting Clerk position at a department in need of support. The Accounting Clerk responsibilities will include 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 full-time position located in the Chicago, IL area. This role is NOT remote
What you get to do every single day
Aid Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing
Overall accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources
Rectify discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required
Broadcast financial information to journals and ledgers
Contribute to Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance
Arrange documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes
Ability to multitask and attention to detail are critical
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience suggested
Outstanding data entry skills
Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel
AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred
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