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Robert Half International Accounting Assistant in MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin


If you want to work for an innovative company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for you as a full-time Accounting Assistant. Are you driven by a challenging work environment with many components? You might thrive in this role. To succeed in this Accounting Assistant role, you will need to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, account reconciliation, accounts receivable and collections. Based in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This could be the ideal position for you, if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker.

Major responsibilities

  • Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

-Collections, Accounts Receivable, Billing

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision


  • Well-founded grasp of Microsoft Excel

  • Practical knowledge of Aging Reports

  • General familiarity with Aging Accounts

  • Cash applications experience

  • Proven knowledge of account reconciliation

  • Billing experience

  • Command of Consumer Collections

  • Solid understanding of Cash Collections

  • Journal entries experience

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

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Salary: $48,000.00 - $50,000.00 / Yearly


Date Posted: February 8, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 04600-0011695575

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance