Robert Half Accountemps Accountant - Entry Level in Santa Monica, California

Accountemps is hiring candidates for an exciting entry-level Accountant opportunity, with a highly successful organization in the Real Estate industry. If you are able to review financial statements with a heavy data entry component, you might be right for this position. Are you interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation? You might be a fit for this entry-level position! Based in Los Angeles, California, this entry-level Accountant job is a long term temporary opportunity.

Major responsibilities

  • Reconciling and balancing general ledger accounts

  • Perform data entry

  • Make monthly journal entries

  • Carrying out other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned

  • Investigating and fixing account discrepancies

  • Facilitating audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Aiding in full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

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  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

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

  • Strong familiarity with accounts receivable

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Command of accounts payable

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

  • AA degree or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance or Business preferred

  • Excellent data entry skills

  • 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

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

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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