Robert Half Accounting Clerk in La Jolla, California
We are currently seeking a success-driven Accounting Clerk to assist a progressive Robert Half client for a 60–90-day contract assignment. This La Jolla-based role has an opportunity to be a permanent position based on performance in the contract role.
Overall accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
Codify documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes
Contribute to Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance
Post financial information to journals and ledgers
Put together statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources
Work with Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing
Patch up discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required
To be considered for these types of positions, please upload your updated Word version resume on our Robert Half website and call us at 858.452.2626. Hope to hear from you soon!
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus
Experience with high volume data entry
AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred
Command of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired
Foundational knowledge in Prepare Budgets
Proficiency in Customer Support
Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request
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