Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Clerk in NORFOLK, Virginia

Accountemps is looking to hire an Accounting Clerk for an admired company in the government consulting industry. In this position, you will be responsible for matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, assisting in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R), and general data entry. This passionate team oriented environment offers you a great work space/office, excellent benefits, and great career advancement opportunity. This is a long term temporary-to-fulltime employment based in the Norfolk, Virginia area. Key responsibilities - Remedy discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required - Collaborate with Accounts Receivable: process daily invoices/credit, apply cash receipt, help with collection of past due balance - Rectify transaction documents, which may involve revision of other documents or entries as well as the original; may initiate other actions - Post financial figures to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment - Produce statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources - Assist in budgetary control by monitoring budgets and originating or verifying adjustments and transfers - Aid Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing - Overall accounting and administration assistance: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects - See to the proper coding of documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes For Immediate Consideration, contact Leigh Goings, Financial Recruiter at

  • Proven knowledge of Excel and SAP
  • Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds
  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred
  • Entry-level candidates considered
  • Alphanumeric data entry experience required
  • Comprehensive knowledge of ADP Financial Services
  • Strong familiarity with in-house payroll
  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required

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.

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