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Robert Half Full Charge Bookkeeper in ROCHESTER, New York


Ready to advance your accounting career in a Full Charge Bookkeeper position where you'll face new challenges and further your skills? If you're looking for work as a Full Charge Bookkeeper in the Financial Services industry, you might be the candidates Robert Half is looking for to prepare and process financial statements and accounts and manage all general accounting and bookkeeping essential functions. Candidates must possess excellent organizational skills, strong communication tactics and have the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines. Based in Rochester, New York, the Full Charge Bookkeeper role is a long-term contract to hire opportunity.

How you will make an impact

  • Completing bank and general ledger reconciliations; processing payroll

  • Filing documents to maintain historical records

  • Studying and adhering to federal, state, and local legal requirements, filing reports, and detailing needed actions to management

  • Overseeing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers

  • Tracking fixed assets and constructing depreciation schedules

  • Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable; handling collections as needed

  • Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including, but not limited to, balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows

  • Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

    Requirements - Prior experience with Excel and Peachtree

  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds

  • Strong organization skills

  • High school diploma or equivalent required, and AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business preferred

  • A thorough knowledge of accrual and cash basis of accounting

  • Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate

  • 3+ years of bookkeeping experience

  • Be creative, adaptive, and eager to learn new technical skill sets

  • Previous experience with payroll preferred

  • Capable of working independently with minimal oversight

  • Billing experience

  • Customer invoices experience

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience required

  • Well-founded grasp of bank reconciliations

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience

  • Proven knowledge of journal entries

  • Strong familiarity with QuickBooks

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