Accountant - Entry Level

Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

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US-MN-Saint Paul
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Full-Time/Part-Time
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Job Description Ref ID:02320-0010180553

Classification:Accounting - Medical

Compensation:DOE

Accountemps has a rewarding position open for an entry-level Accountant. In this role, you will enter data, review financial statements, and create and manipulate Excel spreadsheets. You will report to the Accounting Manager, work with a dynamic team, and enjoy the opportunity for career growth. If you love Excel, have a positive attitude and are open to an entry-level accounting position, then this could be the job for you. For this long term temporary position, you should be willing to work in St. Paul, Minnesota. Key responsibilities - Helping with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes - Making sure that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct - Carrying out alternate duties and taking part in special projects as assigned - Log and reconcile commissions data - Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits - Analyzing and adjusting account discrepancies
Job Requirements- Less than one year of experience - 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 - Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position - Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills - Familiarity with accounts receivable and commission - Data entry experience - Proven knowledge of account reconciliation - Experience with numeric data entry - Accounts payable experience - Account reconciliation experience - High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred - Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

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 once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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