Accountant - Entry Level


Salary:

$17.78 to $20.59 per hour

Location:

STAMFORD, CT

Date Posted:

April 24, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

00720-0010944063

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
Accountemps has an opening for an Accountant with a company in the Light Manufacturing industry. This entry-level position is best suited for individuals with a positive attitude who love working with Excel. For this long-term temporary position, you should be willing to work in Stamford, Connecticut. The Accountant will be responsible for data entry, financial statement review, and Excel spreadsheet creation and manipulation. They will report to the Accounting Manager. Reach out if you want to join a dynamic team with opportunity for future growth. Get in touch with us today for more information about this exciting venture.

Your responsibilities

- Enter data

- Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts

- Investigating and correcting account discrepancies

- Executing alternate duties and partaking in special projects as assigned

- Facilitating audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

- Prepare monthly journal entries

- Aiding in full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
Requirements
- 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

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

- Accurate, swift, data entry abilities

- Solid understanding of bank reconciliations

- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

- Expertise in year end closings

- Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position

- Desire to thrive in scenarios of team-based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks

- Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

- Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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