Bookkeeper - Albany, New York

Job Reference:S_798976
Position Type:Temporary
Sector:Accounting & Auditing
Industry:Accounting
Experience:Experienced
Working Hours:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:Albany, New York
Salary:US$15.00 - US$18.00 per hour
Contact:Schin,Thomas, Contact Code: 79444, Accustaff, United States
Phone:518-869-8523

Description

The ideal candidate will have experience in GL, Data Entry, and reconciliation of invoices, and have experience with accounting software to create reports. We are looking for an ambitious and flexible person who can switch gears and be willing to help with other tasks as needed. You'll report to the Accounting Manager and help perform a variety of accounting functions.

This is a Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5pm schedule. The length of this position is estimated at 2-4 months.

Responsibilities:
Prepare Journal Entries and other regular accounting functions
Handle banking information and reconciliations
Audit and reconcile GL accounts regularly
Resolve variances in the general ledger, seeking guidance/assistance when appropriate
Help with information for month end, year end or other ad hoc financial statements
Prepare and assist with internal and external financial audits
Help accounting teammembers and other internal employees with revenue and expense information related to accounting inquiries

Working hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Self Starter
Team Player
General Ledger
Communication
Organized

Education:
Associate

Experience:
Experienced

Qualifications:
Proficienty in GAAP financial reporting
3-5 years experience working in an accounting and/or bookkeeping function
Experience working with debits, credits
Experience working with posting to multiple entities
Proficiency with computer skills (MS Word, Excel)
Dependable work history
Minimum two professional references
Excellent Attention to detail

Are you the right fit?
Our ideal candidates are the type of people that want to get up for work every day, not sit around like a couch potato. The best candidates for AccuStaff are the ones who look at a glass half full, and are able to take advantage of each opportunity to show how they can contribute. Do we control every opportunity? Certainly not, but like our clients, we search for motivated people who want to succeed.

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Skills

Self Starter Team Player General Ledger Communication Organized

Qualification

Proficienty in GAAP financial reporting 3-5 years experience working in an accounting and/or bookkeeping function Experience working with debits, credits Experience working with posting to multiple entities Proficiency with computer skills (MS Word, Excel) Dependable work history Minimum two professional references Excellent Attention to detail