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Robert Half Accounting Clerk in Knoxville, Tennessee


Robert Half is actively looking to hire a determined Accounting Clerk for a successful company. In this position, you will be responsible for playing an essential role in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R), general data entry, and matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers. Become an integral part of the team in an environment that offers you excellent benefits, a great work space/office, and a great career advancement opportunity. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire employment based in the Knoxville, Tennessee area.

Your responsibilities

  • General accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects

  • Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a number of sources

  • Assist Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing

  • Square up discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required

  • Arrange documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes

  • Submit financial figures to journals and ledgers

  • Support Accounts Receivable: apply cash receipt, help with collection of past due balance, and process daily invoices/credit


  • General familiarity with journal entries

  • Foundational knowledge in general ledger

  • Proficiency in Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Bank Deposit

  • Command of Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Manual Checks experience

  • Adeptness in Bank Secrecy Act Anti-money

  • Yardi experience

  • 3+ years of relevant experience

  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds

  • Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

  • Qualified in Spreadsheet and ERP system

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred

For immedidate consideration please contact: Kelly Fellows 865-370-2219 or 865-588-6500

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