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
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.
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