Robert Half Accounting Associate in HEMPSTEAD, New York
We are seeking a self-driven and organized accounting professional who thrives under tight deadlines with minimal supervision. If you meet the qualifications, you should apply to this Accounting Associate position via Robert Half for an opportunity in the manufacturing industry. This Accounting Associate role will be located in the Hempstead, New York area and will be a permanent position. In this Accounting Associate role, you will handle reconciliation, month-end closing, accounts receivable, and accounts payable. Furthermore, the Accounting Associate is responsible for a full cycle A/P, data entry, cash applications, coding, light journal entries, and general ledger reconciliation. Interested? Apply today!
What you get to do every day
Operational accounting and journal entries
Knowledgeable in credit card management and reconciliation
Arrange sales tax records and create and file quarterly payments
Assists in processing payroll
Enter Accounts Payable
Administer monthly accounting close
Sustain a general ledger
Prepare monthly reconciliations, financial statements and all supporting documents
Direct Accounts Receivable
Aid with monthly accounting close
Arrange cash flow projections, as needed
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
2+ years of accounting related experience
Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Solid knowledge of QuickBooks
Proven analytical skills with ability to implement solutions and vendor management experience with good organizational skills
Relevant accounting experience
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills
Strong organization skills with a sense of urgency and capable of prioritizing multiple tasks
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
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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