Robert Half Accountant - Entry Level in Seattle, Washington
Description Robert Half has an excellent opportunity for an entry-level Accountant. Your duties in this position will include entering data, reviewing financial statements, and creating and manipulating Excel spreadsheets. You will report to the Accounting Manager, work with a dynamic team, and enjoy the opportunity for career growth. If you love Excel, have a positive attitude and are open to an entry-level accounting position, then this could be the job for you. This opportunity is for a short-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant position and is located in Seattle, Washington.
What you get to do every day
Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts
Preparing monthly journal entries
Executing other related duties and partaking in special projects as assigned
Assisting with audit fieldwork for both financial and operational audits
Helping with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
Researching and correcting account discrepancies Requirements - Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
Adeptness in Journal Entry Preparation
Journal entries experience preferred
Bank reconciliations experience preferred
General familiarity with Month-end Journal Entries
Practical knowledge of Monthly Journal Entries
Background working with billing
Proficiency in Adjusting Journal Entries
Post Journal Entries experience highly preferred
Experience with Journal Entry
Demonstrated knowledge of Ledger Journal Entries
Earlier work involving Billing Collection
Comprehensive knowledge of Excel Formulas
Good understanding of Billing System
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
Employer requires 1 year of accounting experience
Preferred education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects
Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required
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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, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.