Robert Half Finance Coordinator in NEW YORK, New York
Description Robert Half is actively looking for an entry-level Accountant. You will be responsible for entering data, reviewing financial statements, and creating and manipulating Excel spreadsheets. You will report to the Accounting Manager, be a vital member of a dynamic team, and have the potential for career growth. If you have an aptitude for Excel, a positive attitude, and a desire to work in an entry-level accounting position, then this position could be the perfect fit. This is a short-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant role based in New York, New York.
Executing other related duties and partaking in special projects as assigned
Perform data entry
Prepare journal entries monthly
Investigating and fixing account discrepancies
Ensuring that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct
Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits
Aiding in full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes Requirements - Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience
Demonstrated knowledge of Process Vendor Invoices
General familiarity with Reconcile Vendor Statements
Code Invoices experience
Adeptness in Accounts Payable (AP)
Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience
Experience with Accounting Entries
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
Able to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and to take initiative on variety of tasks and projects
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary
AA degree or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance or Business preferred
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Excellent data entry skills
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