Robert Half International Accountant - Entry Level in GREENWICH, Connecticut

If you're looking to find your place in the accounting field, we're looking for Accountant candidates who create spreadsheets in their sleep. Accountemps is hiring candidates for an exciting entry-level Accountant opportunity, with a highly successful organization. Candidates for this position should be comfortable with reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component. Candidates for this entry-level position should be Excel enthusiasts, interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. This is a short term temporary-to-fulltime entry-level Accountant role based in Greenwich, Connecticut.

What you get to do every single day

  • Carrying out other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned

  • Helping with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Facilitating audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Put together monthly journal entries

  • Making sure that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct

  • Investigating and correcting account discrepancies

  • Enter data

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

  • At minimum, 1 year of relevant accounting experience

  • Outstanding data entry skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Billing experience highly desired

  • Foundational knowledge in bank reconciliations

  • Microsoft Great Plains Accounting experience required

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well

  • 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

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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