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Robert Half International Accountant - Entry Level in ROCHESTER, New York

Description If you're looking to find your place in the accounting field, we're looking for Accountant candidates who create spreadsheets in their sleep. Accountemps has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Accountant with a highly successful organization in the Automotive industry. Candidates for this position should be comfortable with 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. This long-term temporary-to-full-time entry-level Accountant position is located in Rochester, New York.

Your responsibilities

  • Executing alternate duties and partaking in special projects as assigned

  • Ensuring that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct

  • Preparing monthly journal entries

  • Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Facilitating full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Perform data entry

  • Investigating and fixing account discrepancies Requirements - Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Sound written and verbal communication skills

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

  • Desire to thrive in scenarios of team-based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks

  • Command of Microsoft Excel

  • Strong familiarity with VLOOKUP

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Asset Inventory

  • 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

  • Suggested education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred

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.

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