Robert Half Accounting Clerk in Richmond, Virginia
Description Are you looking for employment as an Accounting Clerk at an organization that is admired within the industry? Robert Half is looking for a candidate to support a department as an Accounting Clerk. This role is with a company in the Local Government industry. The Accounting Clerk tasks will consist of matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). We offer a dynamic, team-oriented workspace, great benefits, and future career advancement opportunity. This is a long-term contract / temporary employment opportunity based in the Richmond, Virginia area.
How you will make an impact
Categorize documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes
Post financial information to journals and ledgers
Square up discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required
Work with Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance
Aid Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching & filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing
Put together statements and reports that require utilization of an assortment of sources
General accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects Requirements - Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds
Posting Payments experience
Microsoft Excel experience required
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is ideal, but not required
Outstanding data entry skills
AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred
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.
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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 contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.