Robert Half Accountant - Entry Level in NEW YORK, New York
Description Robert Half is looking to fill a position for an entry-level Accountant. In this position, your responsibilities will include data entry, financial statement review, and Excel spreadsheet creation and manipulation. You will report to the Accounting Manager and be part of a dynamic team with an opportunity for career growth. This role could be a great match if you have an aptitude for Excel, you maintain a positive attitude, and you are open to an entry-level accounting position. This is a long-term contract / contract / contract / contract / temporary to full-time entry-level Accountant role based in New York, New York.
How you will make an impact
Helping with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits
Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts
Helping with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
Make monthly journal entries
Executing other related duties and partaking in special projects as assigned
Analyzing and adjusting account discrepancies
Enter data Requirements - Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position
High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
Real Estate Brokerage experience
Data Analysis experience highly desired
Well-founded grasp of Perform Calculations
Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Command of commissions
Solid understanding of commission statements
Foundational knowledge in data entry
Eagerness to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and take initiative on variety of tasks and projects
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
At minimum, 1 year of relevant accounting experience
High attention to detail
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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