Accountant - Entry Level

Robert Half
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  • Start Date: 9/24/2021
  • Job Type: Contractor
  • Salary: $17.60
  • 15 days ago

Job Description

Ref ID: 02700-0011988697

Classification: Accountant - Entry Level

Compensation: $15.20 to $17.60 hourly

Begin an exciting career with a company in the Wholesale Distribution industry as an entry-level Accountant via Robert Half. Your duties in this position will include entering data, reviewing financial statements, and creating and manipulating Excel spreadsheets. You will report to the Accounting Manager and be part of a dynamic team with 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. Based in Thorofare, New Jersey, this entry-level Accountant job is a long-term contract opportunity.

Your responsibilities:

- Reconciling and balancing general ledger accounts

- Put together monthly journal entries

- Executing alternate duties and partaking in special projects as assigned

- Researching and correcting account discrepancies

- Log data information

- Assisting with full cycle Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable processes

- Assisting with audit fieldwork for both financial and operational audits


- An Associates' or Bachelors' degree in Accounting, Finance or Business preferred

- 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

- Accounts Payable (AP) experience required

- Strong familiarity with Expense Analysis

- Solid understanding of auditing

- Strong communication and social skills

- Accurate, swift, data entry abilities

- High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

- 1+ year of accounting experience a plus

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

For more details about this great Accountant opportunity, reach out directly to Debbie Majer at (856) 439-1000

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