Accountant - Entry Level

20 Jan 2019
30 Jan 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Ref ID:02811553

Classification:Accounting – Medical

Compensation:$11.40 to $13.20 per hour

To be successful at this Accountant position, you should be someone who creates spreadsheets in your sleep, be looking to find your place in the accounting field. Accountemps has an exciting opportunity for an entry–level Accountant with a highly successful organization. This position's duties will include reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component. An Excel enthusiast interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation will thrive in this entry–level position. Based in Morristown, New Jersey, this entry–level Accountant job is a short term temporary opportunity. Your responsibilities in this role – Data entry – Prepare monthly journal entries – Researching and correcting account discrepancies – Performing other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned – Assisting with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audit – Reconciling and leveling general ledger accounts – Helping with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
– Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired – Suggested education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business – Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel – Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data – Eagerness to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and take initiative on variety of tasks and projects – Strong attention to detail – 1 year of accounting experience

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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