Robert Half has partnered with looking?for an Associate Accountant for a contract-to-fulltime opportunity with a fast-growing mid-sized company. The Associate Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. Hours would be 8:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday (with potential overtime during peak times). This position pays up to $19.14/hour on the contract side Day to Day responsibilities may include: -Responsible for moderately complex accounting activities relating to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and the resultant managerial reports and financial statements. -Reviews and/or processes billing/invoicing and enters data into the accounting databases. -Prepares Balance Sheet reconciliations. -Maintains, records, and reconciles billings and accounts receivables for small to mid size clients/markets or accounts. -Examines financial statements and documents for conformance with accounting requirements and principles. -Creates month-end accounting entries and reconciles discrepancies; posts to GL and reviews variances to budget. -May either apply or submit cash applications to the vouchers/invoices. -Researches and resolves accounts receivable issues. -Prepares income statements, balance sheets and various other accounting statements or financial reports for field and management reference for a small to mid size customer or market. -Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.