Robert Half International Accounting Clerk in VERNON HILLS, Illinois

Are you looking to work at a well-respected organization as an Accounting Clerk? Accountemps has an opening for an Accounting Clerk, whose main responsibility would be to support the daily functions of a department. The Accounting Clerk will be responsible for matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting 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 position located in the Vernon Hills, Illinois area.

Key responsibilities

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

  • Put together statements and reports that require utilization of an assortment of sources

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

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

  • Submit financial figures to journals and ledgers

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

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

  • Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds

  • Accurate, swift, data entry abilities

  • Accounts receivable aging experience

  • Proficiency in accounts receivable

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Accounts payable experience

  • Expertise in account analysis

  • Spreadsheet and ERP system experience recommended

  • 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 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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