Robert Half Accounting Clerk in Jersey City, New Jersey
Description Robert Half is actively looking to hire an enthusiastic Accounting Clerk for a premier organization. In this position, you will be responsible for playing an essential role in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R), general data entry, and aligning invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers. Put your talents to the test in an environment that offers you excellent benefits, a great work space/office, and a great career advancement opportunity. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire position located in the Jersey City, New Jersey area.
What you get to do every single day
Aid Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching & filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing
General accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects
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
Collaborate with Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance
Transmit financial information to journals and ledgers
Assemble documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes
Produce statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources Requirements - Outstanding data entry skills
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is ideal, but not required
Ability to multitask and attention to detail are critical
Strong familiarity with Dispute Resolution
Coding Classification experience highly desired
Foundational knowledge in customer service
Billing experience desired
Demonstrated knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Adeptness in Research Discrepancies
Command of Perform Data Entry
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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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.
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