Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Clerk in GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan

Accounting Clerk Do you have the ability to meet deadlines with attention to detail in a fast paced environment and excel in areas such as customer service, communication, teamwork, and flexibility? This could be the position for you! Accountemps is looking for an Accounting Clerk for an admired company in the manufacturing industry. As the Accounting Clerk you will be responsible for data entry, matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, and assisting in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). This high work environment offers you a great work space/office, excellent benefits, and great career advancement opportunity. This is a short term temporary-to-fulltime employment based in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area. Please email your resume to or call 616-454-5200! Responsibilities - Regulate transaction documents, which may require a rewriting of other documents or entries as well as the original; may initiate other actions - Submit financial figures to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment - 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: apply cash receipt, process daily invoices/credit, help with collection of past due balance - Support Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing - Order documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of accounting codes and expenditure codes - Put together statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources - Overall accounting and administration aid: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects - Help with control of budgets by monitoring budgets and originating or verifying adjustments and transfers

  • Be able to prioritize workload and perform in a fast paced and challenging environment
  • Strong knowledge of SAP is preferred
  • Entry-level applicants considered
  • Accurate, swift, data entry abilities
  • Adeptness in account management
  • Accounts payable experience
  • Experience with new accounts
  • Payroll experience
  • General familiarity with Microsoft Great Plains Accounting
  • Accounts payable experience required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Deep understanding of accounts receivable
  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting preferred

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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