Robert Half Accounting Clerk in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Description If you are eager to start a career as an Accounting Clerk, Robert Half is searching for an experienced candidate to fill the position for a well-respected company in the education industry. The Accounting Clerk will primarily 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). Become an integral part of the team in an environment that offers you excellent benefits, a great work space/office, and a great career advancement opportunity. This is a short-term contract / temporary position based in the Cambridge, Massachusetts area.
What you get to do every day
Mend discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required
Assemble documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes
Contribute to Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, and help with collection of past due balance
Compose statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources
Aid 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
Transmit financial information to journals and ledgers Requirements - Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel
AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred
Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience preferred
Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
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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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.