Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Clerk in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Do you want to be a part of a team at an innovative and well-respected organization as an Accounting Clerk? Accountemps has an employment opportunity for a candidate seeking an Accounting Clerk position at a department in need of support. The Accounting Clerk will match invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assist with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). We offer a dynamic, team-oriented workspace, great benefits, and future career advancement opportunity. This is a long term temporary-to-fulltime employment opportunity based in the Cedar Rapids, Iowa area.

Your responsibilities

  • Contribute to Accounts Receivable: help with collection of past due balance, process daily invoices/credit, and apply cash receipt

  • Support Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching filing

  • Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources

  • Mend discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required

  • Classify documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes

  • Standard accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects

  • Broadcast financial information to journals and ledgers

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

  • Knowledge of Sage Timberline

  • Comprehensive knowledge of navigating basic office equipment and protocols

  • Accounts payable experience

  • Accounts receivable experience

  • Excellent data entry skills

  • Spreadsheet and ERP system experience suggested

  • Ability to multitask, collaborate and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds in a fast-paced environment

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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