Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Clerk in Redwood City, California

Are you seeking employment at a well-respected organization as an Accounting Clerk? Accountemps is seeking a skilled candidate for an Accounting Clerk position at a department. The Accounting Clerk tasks will consist of matching invoices to purchase orders/ vouchers, data entry, and assisting with Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). We offer a dynamic, team-oriented workspace, great benefits, and future career advancement opportunity. This is a long term temporary employment opportunity based in the Redwood City, California area.

For immediate consideration, please email Ian Taylor at

What you get to do every single day

  • Overall accounting: help with G/L account reconciliation and month-end closing, other ad hoc projects

  • Post financial information to journals and ledgers

  • Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a number of sources

  • Support Accounts Receivable: apply cash receipt, help with collection of past due balance, and process daily invoices/credit

  • Support Accounts Payable: A/P invoice matching filing, vendor invoices and disbursement filing

  • Settle discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognizing the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as required

  • Arrange documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes

  • AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred

  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines

  • Accounts payable experience desired

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

  • Spreadsheet and ERP system experience preferred

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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