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Robert Half Accountant I in Kirkland, Washington

Description We're looking for Accountant candidates who create spreadsheets in their sleep, and are looking to find their places in the accounting field. Robert Half has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Accountant with a highly successful organization. Reviewing financial statements with a heavy data entry component is the main focus of this position. You'll thrive in this entry-level position if you're an Excel enthusiast interested in spreadsheet creation and manipulation. This short-term contract / temporary entry-level Accountant position is located in Kirkland, Washington.

What you get to do every day

  • Carrying out alternate duties and taking part in special projects as assigned

  • Ensuring that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct

  • Assisting with full cycle Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable processes

  • Analyzing and adjusting account discrepancies

  • Preparing monthly journal entries

  • Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Input data Requirements - Preferred education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business

  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company

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

  • 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

  • Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Comprehensive knowledge of navigating basic office equipment and protocols

  • Eagerness to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and take initiative on variety of tasks and projects

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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