Robert Half Accounting Clerk in NEW YORK, New York
Description Robert Half is seeking an Accounting Clerk to work in the Construction/Contractor industry, whose duties will be matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). This is a long-term contract / temporary employment opportunity based in the New York, New York area. This job offers an opportunity for career advancement and features an energetic, team-oriented environment. This is with an organization that has become well-respected.
What you get to do every day
Assemble documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes
Assist Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching & filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing
Work with Accounts Receivable: apply cash receipt, help with collection of past due balance, and process daily invoices/credit
Put together statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources
Standard accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
Upload financial information to journals and ledgers
Rectify discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required Requirements - Ability to multitask and attention to detail are critical
AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred
Accurate, swift, data entry abilities
Prior knowledge in Spreadsheet and ERP system
Command of Enter Invoices
Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Deep understanding of Microsoft Excel
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.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.