Robert Half Accountant - Entry Level in Chicopee, Massachusetts
Description You could find your place in the accounting field with this position, if you're the kind of Accountant who creates spreadsheets in your sleep. Robert Half is hiring candidates for an exciting entry-level Accountant opportunity, with a highly successful organization. You will be reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component in this position. Are you interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation? You might be a fit for this entry-level position! This long-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant position is located in Chicopee, Massachusetts.
How you will make an impact
Aiding in full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits
Executing alternate duties and partaking in special projects as assigned
Researching and rectifying account discrepancies
Prepare journal entries monthly
Ensuring that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct
Input data Requirements - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries
General ledger experience preferred
Proficiency in account reconciliation
Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position
Able to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and to take initiative on variety of tasks and projects
Experience with high volume data entry
1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary
Excellent communication and organizational skills
High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
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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