Robert Half Accounting Clerk in Oakdale, Minnesota
A mid-sized company is currently looking for an Accounting Clerk to join its team. Serving in this role, you will be responsible for multiple forms of data entry, matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, and playing an integral role in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). Grow with this company in an environment that offers you a great workspace/office, excellent benefits, and great career advancement opportunity. This is a long-term contract employment opportunity.
Role & Responsibilities
Standardize transaction documents, which may require revision of other documents or entries as well as the original; may initiate other actions
Settle discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required
General accounting and administration support: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
Support Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing
Assist in control of budgets by monitoring budgets and originating or verifying adjustments and transfers
Collaborate with Accounts Receivable: apply cash receipt, process daily invoices/credit, help with collection of past due balance
Produce statements and reports that require utilization of a wide range of sources
Upload financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, via by hand or by electronic equipment
Code documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes
*Please note that all candidates are required to provide 2 recent supervisor or manager references in order to be considered for employment.
Please submit your resume and call Kimberly Kotlowski at 651-293-3973 for review and consideration.
Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting
Knowledge of basic financial, tax, and accounting principles
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Proficient in Microsoft Excel with aptitude to learn new systems
1-2 years of clerical accounting experience
Solid understanding of QuickBooks
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