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Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 5:36 PM

Ref ID:03600-9500768521Classification:Accounting ClerkCompensation:$14.00 to $19.00 per hourAn established Distribution Company needs a temporary Accounting Clerk. Under supervision, the duties may include: maintaining or posting records in hard copy or automated systems; screening, reviewing, verifying, and coding accounting transaction documents; verifying and examining accounting records; correcting errors in posting entries, computations, and balances; reconciling balances, records, and documents, preparing summaries, statements, and reports. Employees at this level perform repetitive tasks and apply knowledge of basic bookkeeping procedures and methods and the ability to operate a variety of office equipment. For consideration, contact your local Accountemps Office at 503.222.9778 or visit Responsibilities . Review vouchers, requisitions, purchase orders, and other routine transaction documents for completeness and accuracy. This examination requires a variety of approaches due to the numerous accounts or forms. . Make corrections on transaction documents as needed. Adjustments to previous entries may be required. . Codes documents by referring to lists, manuals, or other reference sources . Prepare statements and reports that are factual in nature and that require computations such as totals, sub-totals, or balances . Prepares collection reports and/or bank deposits . Post financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, manually or by electronic equipment . Assist with reconciling accounts by tracing transactions, comparing original documents, and searching in supporting files and subsidiary accounts; prepares correction documents as required . Enter, store, and retrieve information in established manual or automated record storage systems. . May operate check writing equipment; verifying checks to information on voucher and/or other sources. . Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned.Skills: . Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel . AA in Accounting preferred . Apply basic bookkeeping methods and procedures . Apply office methods and procedures . Make rapid and accurate arithmetic calculationsAccountemps 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(R) 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.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.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.


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