Robert Half Accounting Clerk in Columbus, Ohio
Robert Half Full-Time Contract Talent has an exciting full-time Accounting Clerk opportunity in the Columbus, OH market! This position offers you a great work/life balance, excellent benefits and considerable career advancement opportunity with exposure to multiple industries and different business processes. In this role, you perform a variety of clerical, bookkeeping and accounting tasks such as matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, data entry and assisting in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R).
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Support accounts payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing
Support Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, help with collection of past due balance
General accounting and administration support: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
Correct transaction documents, which may require revision of other documents or entries as well as the original; may initiate other actions
Code documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes.
Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources
Post financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment
Reconcile discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required
Assist in budgetary control by monitoring budgets and originating or verifying adjustments and transfers
Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned.
As a Full-Time Contract Talent Employee you have an opportunity to be a part of the finest group of finance and accounting professionals in the industry with access to some of the most respected companies. As a member of the Robert Half Full-Time Contract Talent practice, you will be paid in-between engagements, have access to Fortune 500 caliber health benefits, work/life balance and generous vacation time as well as corporate and floating holidays.
AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
Excellent data entry skills
Strong Microsoft Excel skills; Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP a plus
Strong knowledge of multiple tier 1 ERP systems experience preferred (SAP, JD Edwards, Oracle, Peoplesoft)
Ability to multi-task and attention to detail are critical
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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