Robert Half Accountemps Full Charge Bookkeeper in RUSH, New York

This Full Charge Bookkeeper position is for someone with a background in accounting, who is interested in taking on a challenging role with opportunity for advancement. Are you looking for work as a Full Charge Bookkeeper? If you're comfortable with preparing and processing financial statements and accounts and managing all general accounting and bookkeeping essential functions, Accountemps might have a job for you. If you have excellent organizational skills, strong communication tactics, and the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines, you might be a good fit for this position. This short term temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper opportunity is based in Rush, New York.

What you get to do every day

  • Completing monthly, quarterly, and year end close, on time and in an accurate manner

  • Overseeing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers

  • Handling bank and general ledger reconciliations, as well as payroll processing

  • Tracking fixed assets and constructing depreciation schedules

  • Handling processing tasks for accounts payable and accounts receivable, including collections

  • Preserving historical records through accurate filing of documents

  • Studying and implementing federal, state, and local legal requirements, filing reports, and communicating with management on needed actions

  • Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet and statements regarding income and cash flows

  • Proficient in accrual and cash basis of accounting

  • Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner

  • Highly organized and self-motivated

  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision

  • 3 or more years of experience in the bookkeeping field

  • Ability to multitask effectively

  • Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments

  • Earlier work involving Excel, Quickbooks, and Peachtree

  • High school diploma or similar accreditation, and an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended

  • Payroll experience preferred

  • Expertise in in-house payroll

  • Foundational knowledge in billing

  • Accounts payable experience desired

  • Proven knowledge of union reports

  • Union payroll experience

  • Foundation Series Financials experience

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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