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Robert Half Junior Accountant in Alpharetta, Georgia

Description If you're looking for an entry-level position this Accountant opportunity, offered through Robert Half, may be for you. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire entry-level Accountant role based in Alpharetta, Georgia. The Accountant's duties will include data entry, financial statement review, and Excel spreadsheet creation and manipulation, and the position will report to the Accounting Manager. If you're looking for an opportunity with future growth, reach out for a position in a dynamic team! Reach out if you want more information about this exciting venture!

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Executing alternate duties and partaking in special projects as assigned

  • Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Data entry

  • Preparing monthly journal entries

  • Ensuring that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct

  • Assisting with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Researching and correcting account discrepancies Requirements - Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired

  • Required: 1 year of accounting experience

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

  • Proficiency in account reconciliation

  • Proven knowledge of Post Payments

  • Bank reconciliations experience highly desired

  • Data entry experience required

  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience preferred

  • General familiarity with Loan Products

  • Solid understanding of GAAP Accounting

  • Well-founded grasp of QuickBooks

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

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

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

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.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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