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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

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