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Robert Half Bookkeeper in Shafter, California

Description If you're an experienced Bookkeeper with cutting edge organizational skills and a can-do attitude, Robert Half has an excellent opportunity at a growing Transport firm for you to check out! The ideal candidate for this position can work well with others and possesses strong social skills. Does this role suit you? Be sure to contact us. This Bookkeeper position is being offered as a long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity, and will be located the Shafter, California area.

Key responsibilities

  • Maintain accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions

  • Monitor accounts by balancing entries

  • Maintain quality historical records by filing documents

  • Examine payments received and record deposits

  • Manage and review general ledger

  • Put together financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information

  • Oversee and maintain a well-run system to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts; define bookkeeping policies and procedures Requirements - 5+ years of previous experience as a Bookkeeper

  • Earlier experience working with various types of accounting software desired

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience

  • Bank reconciliations experience preferred

  • Payroll experience highly desired

  • Demonstrated knowledge of bookkeeping

  • Deep understanding of general ledger

  • Adeptness in journal entries

  • BS Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration preferred

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