Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Clerk in YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio

Accountemps is searching for an accomplished Accounting Clerk for an admired organization. In this role, you will be responsible for matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, data entry and assisting in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). This efficient work environment offers you a great work space/office, excellent benefits, and great career advancement opportunity. This is a long term temporary-to-fulltime position based in the Youngstown, Ohio area.

What you get to do every day

  • Put together statements and reports that require utilization of an assortment of sources

  • Reconcile discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required

  • Assist Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing

  • Overall accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects

  • Assist Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance

  • Upload financial information to journals and ledgers

  • See to the proper coding of documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes

  • Microsoft Word experience highly desired

  • Foundational knowledge in back office support

  • Strong familiarity with customer service

  • Adeptness in Microsoft Excel

  • Pricing experience required

  • Comprehensive knowledge of shipping receiving

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

  • Ability to multitask, collaborate and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds in a fast-paced environment

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred

  • Spreadsheet and ERP system experience preferred

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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