Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Clerk in St. Louis Park, Minnesota

Accountemps is seeking an Accounting Clerk to work in the Financial Services industry, whose duties will be matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). This is a long term temporary-to-fulltime position based in the St. Louis Park, Minnesota area. This job is ideal for candidates seeking an energetic, team-oriented environment that offers an opportunity for career advancement. This is with an organization that has quickly become well-respected.

Key responsibilities

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

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

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

  • Compose statements and reports that require utilization of a wide collection of sources

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

  • Upload financial information to journals and ledgers

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

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

  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds

  • Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

  • Accounts receivable experience preferred

  • Solid understanding of accounts payable

  • Spreadsheet and ERP system experience suggested

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.

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