Robert Half International Accountant - Entry Level in Oakland, California
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. This role is responsible for reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component. Are you interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation? You might be a fit for this entry-level position! This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire entry-level Accountant role based in Oakland, California.
What you get to do every day
Helping with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes
Reconciling and leveling general ledger accounts
Investigating and fixing account discrepancies
Prepare monthly journal entries
Executing alternate duties and partaking in special projects as assigned
Helping with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits Requirements - 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
High attention to detail
At minimum, 1 year of relevant accounting experience
Applicants are recommended to hold an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Account Balance experience desired
Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required
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 https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.
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