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Robert Half International Entry Level Accountant in Norwalk, Connecticut

Description

You could find your place in the accounting field with this position, if you're the kind of Accountant who creates spreadsheets in your sleep. Accountemps has exciting opportunities for entry-level Accountants with a highly successful organization in the Financial Services Industry. This role is responsible for reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component. You'll thrive in this entry-level position if you're an Excel enthusiast interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. These roles are located in Fairfield County.

Major responsibilities

  • Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Carrying out alternate duties and taking part in special projects as assigned

  • Reconciling and balancing general ledger accounts

  • Assisting with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Data entry

  • Prepare monthly journal entries

  • Researching and correcting account discrepancies

    Requirements

  • Less than one year of experience required

  • AA degree or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance or Business preferred

  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

  • Knowledge of Accounting Functions

  • Proficiency in bi-Monthly Payroll

  • Microsoft Excel experience desired

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired

  • Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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.

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