Accountant - Entry Level

Robert Half
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  • Start Date: 7/6/2021
  • Job Type: Contractor
  • Salary: $20.00
  • 23 days ago

Job Description

Ref ID: 03020-0011881858

Classification: Accountant - Entry Level

Compensation: $19.00 to $20.00 hourly

The strongest Accountant candidates for this position create spreadsheets in their sleep, and are looking to find their places in the accounting field. Robert Half is hiring candidates for an exciting entry-level Accountant opportunity, with a highly successful organization in the Bank - Independent industry. You will be reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component in this position. You'll thrive in this entry-level position if you're an Excel enthusiast interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. This long-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant position is located in Lowell, Arkansas.

What you get to do every single day

- Prepare monthly journal entries

- Log data

- Performing other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned

- Aiding in full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

- Making sure that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct

- Investigating and fixing account discrepancies

- Assisting with audit fieldwork for both financial and operational audits


- Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects

- Earlier work involving Encompass

- Enter Vendor Invoices experience

- Quality experience with Microsoft Excel

- Good understanding of Encompass

- Customer invoices experience required

- Practical knowledge of Microsoft Office

- Proven knowledge of general ledger

- Wide ranging experience with Pivot Table

- Coding Invoices experience

- Proficiency in Enter Invoices

- Well-founded grasp of journal entries

- Data entry experience desired

- Previous experience working with Lawson

- General familiarity with loan origination

- Preferred education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business

- Excellent attention to detail

- 1 year of accounting experience

- Strong communication and social skills

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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