Robert Half International Accountant in Hackensack, New Jersey
Description You could find your place in the accounting field with this position, if you're the kind of Accountant who creates spreadsheets in your sleep. Robert Half has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Accountant with a highly successful organization. To succeed in this position, you should be able to review financial statements with a heavy data entry component. You'll thrive in this entry-level position if you're an Excel enthusiast interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. Based in Hackensack, New Jersey, this entry-level Accountant job is a long-term contract / temporary opportunity.
Put together monthly journal entries
Facilitating full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
Making sure that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct
Carrying out other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned
Investigating and fixing account discrepancies
Perform data entry
Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits Requirements - Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects
Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position
1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Outstanding data entry skills
Solid understanding of navigating basic office equipment and protocols
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
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.