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Robert Half Accountant - Entry Level in CLIFTON PARK, New York

Description Robert Half has a rewarding position open for an entry-level Accountant. Your duties in this position will include entering data, reviewing financial statements, and creating and manipulating Excel spreadsheets. You will report to the Accounting Manager, be a vital member of a dynamic team, and have the potential for career growth. If you have an aptitude for Excel, a positive attitude, and a desire to work in an entry-level accounting position, then this position could be the perfect fit. This opportunity is for a short-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant position and is located in Clifton Park, New York.

Key responsibilities

  • Facilitating audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Facilitating full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Ensuring that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct

  • Input data

  • Researching and rectifying account discrepancies

  • Make monthly journal entries

  • Carrying out other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned Requirements - Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Excellent data entry skills

  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred

  • 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

  • Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Desire to thrive in scenarios of team-based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks

  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience preferred

  • Knowledge of bank reconciliations

  • Proficiency in cash reconciliations

  • Comprehensive knowledge of account reconciliation

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