Entry Level Accountat

Robert Half
Jun 03, 2018
Jun 18, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
If you're a entry level with a degree in accounting or finance and capable of working on a small team, Accountemps has the position for you. This Entry Level Accountant position would be a great fit for someone with prior A/P, A/R, General ledger, and financial reporting experience. The long term temporary Entry Level Accountant will work in the Cheshire, Connecticut area for a well known CPA Firm.


- Supervise bookkeeping policies and procedures, along with developing a framework to track financial transactions with an established chart of accounts

- Sustain collections of historical records by organizing documents

- Arrange financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information

- Reconcile accounts by rectifying entries

- Preside over and review general ledger

- Support accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions

- Design Accounts Receivable invoices, analyzing payments received, and record deposits

-Prepare 1040's of Partnerships, S-Corps, and individual returns

- Less than one year of experience is acceptable

- BS Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration preferred

- Earlier experience working with various types of accounting software desired

- Wide ranging experience with partnership taxes

- Earlier work involving tax returns

- Quality experience with individual taxes

- Command of accounts payable

- Accounts receivable experience

- Skills in Microsoft Outlook

- Accounts receivable aging experience

- Comprehension of month end closings

- Microsoft Excel experience

- General familiarity with E1041

- Well-founded grasp of payroll

- Previous experience working with navigating basic office equipment and protocols

- Practical knowledge of taxes

- Proven knowledge of QuickBooks

- Solid understanding of full charge bookkeeping

- Experience with year end closings

- Good understanding of sales and use tax

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.

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