Robert Half International Accountant - Entry Level in ROCHESTER, New York

Accountemps is looking to fill a position for an entry-level Accountant. In this position as an entry-level Accountant your responsibilities will include data entry, financial statement review, and Excel spreadsheet creation and manipulation. As part of a dynamic team, you will report to the Accounting Manager and have an opportunity for career growth. You could thrive in this position if you love Excel, maintain a positive attitude, and are open to an entry-level accounting position. This long term temporary-to-fulltime entry-level Accountant position is located in Rochester, New York.

For immediate consideration, please apply at or email your resume to

Major responsibilities

  • Helping with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts

  • Assisting with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Enter data

  • Carrying out other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned

  • Investigating and correcting account discrepancies

  • Put together monthly journal entries

For immediate consideration, please apply at or email your resume to

  • Accounts payable experience required

  • Strong familiarity with billing

  • Accounts receivable experience

  • High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred

  • Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required

  • Great attention to detail

  • Suggested education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business

  • Desire to thrive in scenarios of team-based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks

  • Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills

  • 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

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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