Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Clerk in Merced, California

Do you wish you were employed at a well-respected and expanding organization as an Accounting Clerk? Accountemps is looking for a candidate to support a department as an Accounting Clerk. The Accounting Clerk obligations will consist of matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). We offer a dynamic, team-oriented workspace, great benefits, and future career advancement opportunity. If you are open to this temporary position please email!

Major responsibilities

  • Assist Accounts Receivable: help with collection of past due balance, process daily invoices/credit, and apply cash receipt

  • Overall accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects

  • Aid Accounts Payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching filing

  • Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources

  • Reconcile discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required

  • Publish financial information to journals and ledgers

  • Assemble documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Microsoft Word experience preferred

  • Solid understanding of cash management

  • Customer service experience

  • Proficiency in switchboard phones from 1-10 lines

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Prior experience in Spreadsheet and ERP system

  • Accurate, swift, data entry abilities

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 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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