Robert Half has partnered with a well respected, growing manufacturing and distribution organization is looking to hire an Accounting Clerk. 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). This position begins at $15.82 on the contract side, and on the permanent side we see industry standard salary offers ($45,000-$50,000). This position works as an accountant in training program within this company with room to move around.
Responsibilities • Support accounts payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching filing • General accounting and administration support: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects • Correct transaction documents, which may require revision of other documents or entries as well as the original; may initiate other actions • Code documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes. • Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources • Post financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment • 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 in budgetary control by monitoring budgets and originating or verifying adjustments and transfers • Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned