Robert Half International Full Charge Bookkeeper in Paramus, New Jersey

You might be a good fit for this Full Charge Bookkeeper opportunity with growth potential, if you multi-task effectively and have strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills. Have you seen Accountemps's Full Charge Bookkeeper position? The Full Charge Bookkeeper role is a long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity. If you think you have what it takes to be responsible for all general accounting and bookkeeping functions, including the preparation of financial statements, as well as establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives, you might be a good candidate for this job.

What you get to do every day

  • Putting together the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement

  • Reconciling bank and general ledgers, and processing payroll

  • Studying and adhering to federal, state, and local legal requirements, filing reports, and detailing needed actions to management

  • Supervising tasks of accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers

  • Tracking fixed assets and preparing depreciation schedules

  • Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

  • Filing documents to maintain historical records

  • Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable, including collections

  • Proficient at analyzing financial data and promptly creating accurate reports

  • Previous experience with payroll preferred

  • Be creative, adaptive, and eager to learn new technical skill sets

  • Able to work independently with a minimal amount of oversight

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Excellent organizational and multitasking skills

  • Ability to multitask and attention to detail are critical

  • 3+ years of relevant experience in bookkeeping

  • High school diploma or equivalent, AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business preferred

  • Knowledgeable of accrual and cash basis of accounting

  • Prior experience with Quickbooks and Peachtree

Please email your resume to if you are interested

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.

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