Robert Half Jr Staff Accountant in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Do you create spreadsheets in your sleep? Are you an Accountant looking to find your place in the accounting field? Robert Half has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Accountant with a highly successful organization. You will be reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component in this position. If you're an Excel enthusiast, you might be a good fit for this entry-level position. We're looking for people who are interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire entry-level Accountant role based in Cedar Rapids, IOWA
How you will make an impact
Prepare journal entries monthly
Investigating and fixing account discrepancies
Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits
Making sure that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct
Facilitating full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
Executing other related duties and partaking in special projects as assigned
Suggested education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
Accounts Payable (AP) experience preferred
Employer requires 1 year of accounting experience
Detailed and have the ability work independently
Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data
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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