Robert Half Accountemps Bookkeeper in Newport Beach, California

A growing company in Newport Beach has an opportunity for Full Charge Bookkeeper in a friendly, quaint, office just steps away from Fashion Island. Accountemps is looking for a hard-working, driven individual who can work Monday thru Friday full time for a contract assignment.

Duties: • Excel: light formulas; summing, sorting • Adding machine ten key by touch; used daily • Journal any account including: prepaid, assets, payables, receivables, bank, and accruals • Huge focus on receivables • Balancing to general ledger • Manual entries • Credits • Balancing of many accounts and related journals Personality is key: friendly, focused and hard working

An idea Bookkeeper will have the following: • Expertise in numeric data entry • Journal entries experience preferred • Accounts receivable experience • Comprehensive knowledge of 10 Key Accounting • Knowledgeable of accrual and cash basis of accounting • Prior experience with Excel, Quickbooks, or Peachtree • Able to work independently with a minimal amount of oversight • Proven flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments • Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds • Strong organization skills • Prior payroll experience preferred • 3+ years of bookkeeping experience • Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate • High school diploma or similar accreditation, and an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended

Interview Process Once we know that you're interested, an Accountemps recruiter will review your resume and contact you to better understand your skills and tell you more about the opportunity. We will meet qualified candidates immediately to get you in front of the employer(s) - we will move quickly!

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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 to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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