AP Accountant

  • Robert Half
  • Cary, NC, USA
  • Jun 24, 2022

Job Description

Description

You could find your place in the accounting field with this position, if you're the kind of Accountant who creates spreadsheets in your sleep. Robert Half has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Accountant with a highly successful organization in the Information Technology industry. You will be reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component in this position. You'll thrive in this entry-level position if you're an Excel enthusiast interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. This long-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant position is located in Cary, North Carolina.

How you will make an impact
- Investigating and fixing account discrepancies
- Helping with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits
- Carrying out other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned
- Make monthly journal entries
- Assisting with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
- Perform data entry
- Reconciling and leveling general ledger accounts

Requirements

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
- Applicants with an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business are recommended for this position
- Reconcile Vendor Statements experience preferred
- Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
- Strong familiarity with Microsoft Excel
- Workday experience preferred
- Required: 1 year of accounting experience
- Desire to thrive in scenarios of team-based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks
- Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
- Experience with high volume data entry
- Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well