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Robert Half International Accountant - Entry Level in PRINCETON, New Jersey


Accountemps is actively searching for an Entry-Level Accountant. You will report to the Accounting Manager, work with a dynamic team, and enjoy the 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. As an Entry Level Accountant, you will enter data, review financial statements, and create and manipulate Excel spreadsheets Training will be provided from the start around SAGE 50 and their workflow. This short-term temporary-to-full-time entry-level Accountant position is located in Princeton, New Jersey.

How you will make an impact

  • Facilitating full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Make monthly journal entries

  • Carrying out alternate duties and taking part in special projects as assigned

  • Researching and rectifying account discrepancies

  • Input data

  • Facilitating audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Reconciling and balancing general ledger accounts


  • 1+ years of relevant accounting experience at minimum

  • Suggested education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business

  • Usage or understanding of Sage 50 or any Accounting Software, ERP

  • Knowledge of journal entries

  • Knack for learning bi-Monthly Payroll through ADP

  • Analyze Financial Statements experience

  • Account Records experience preferred

  • General familiarity with GAAP Accounting

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred

  • Eagerness to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and take initiative on variety of tasks and projects

  • Excellent data entry skills

  • High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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Salary: $17.00 - $19.00 / Hourly


Date Posted: February 23, 2021

Employment Type: Temp to Hire

Job Reference: 02760-0011715435

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance