Robert Half International Accountant - Entry Level in Boston, Massachusetts

The expanding accounting department at Accountemps has an excellent opportunity for an entry-level Accountant. As part of a dynamic team, you will report to the Accounting Manager and have an opportunity for career growth. If you have an aptitude for Excel, a positive attitude, and a desire to work in an entry-level accounting position, then this position could be the perfect fit. Based in Boston, Massachusetts, this entry-level Accountant job is a short term temporary-to-full time opportunity.

Your responsibilities

  • Assisting with full cycle Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable processes

  • Preparing monthly journal entries

  • Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts

  • Performing other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned

  • Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Researching and correcting account discrepancies

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred

  • Outstanding data entry skills

  • Great attention to detail

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Employer requires 1 year of accounting experience

  • Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects

  • Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position

  • Payroll experience desired

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Proficiency in garnishments payroll

  • Command of payroll systems for 100-500 employees

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 www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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