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Robert Half Accountant - Entry Level in NEW YORK, New York

Description The expanding accounting department at Robert Half is looking to find qualified candidates to fill the role of an entry-level Accountant. In this position, your responsibilities will include data entry, financial statement review, and Excel spreadsheet creation and manipulation. As part of a dynamic team, you will report to the Accounting Manager and have an opportunity for career growth. You could thrive in this position if you love Excel, maintain a positive attitude, and are open to an entry-level accounting position. This is a short-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant role based in New York, New York.

Major responsibilities

  • Prepare journal entries monthly

  • Investigating and fixing account discrepancies

  • Enter data

  • Performing other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned

  • Assisting with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Helping with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Making sure that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct Requirements - Desire to thrive in scenarios of team-based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks

  • 1+ years of relevant accounting experience at minimum

  • Bank reconciliations experience highly desired

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Data entry experience preferred

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Proven knowledge of account reconciliation

  • General familiarity with Account Transaction

  • Well-founded grasp of Donations

  • Practical knowledge of Bank Transaction

  • Suggested education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Great attention to detail

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