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Robert Half International Bookkeeper in LAKE OSWEGO, Oregon


There's an exciting opportunity for a professional Bookkeeper through Accountemps at a growing firm. The ideal candidate for this position can work well with others and possesses strong social skills. If you think you'd be a good fit for this position, feel free to contact us. Offered as a a long-term temporary opportunity, this Bookkeeper position will be based in the Lake Oswego, Oregon area.

What you get to do every single day

  • Arrange financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information

  • Appease accounts by balancing entries

  • Organize a structured method to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts; define bookkeeping policies and procedures

  • Conduct and manage the general ledger

  • Support quality archived records by filing documents

  • Design Accounts Receivable invoices, analyzing payments received, and record deposits

  • Be responsible for accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions


  • 2+ years of previous experience as a Bookkeeper

  • Payroll exposure

  • Strong familiarity with Accounts Receivable (AR) and Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Well-founded grasp of general ledger

  • General familiarity with Microsoft Excel

  • Quickbooks Online experience

  • Ability to prepare Financial Statements highly desired

  • Intermediate proficiency with 10 Key Typing

  • Proven knowledge of journal entries

  • BS Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration preferred

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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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Salary: DOE


Date Posted: January 13, 2021

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 03620-0011667644

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance