Accounting Specialist

Posted 1 month ago by Robert Half
Portland, OR
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


You’re a good fit for this Accounting Clerk position if you’re looking for top-notch benefits, a nice work space/office, and a thriving team culture. You’re a good fit for this Accounting Clerk position with a well-known, successful organization if you can take responsibility for matching invoices to purchase orders and/or vouchers, data entry, and assist in the process of Accounts Payable (A/P) and Accounts Receivable (A/R). Take advantage of this opportunity with Robert Half and apply today!


– Carry out additional related duties and help with special projects on an as-needed basis

– Code documents that require knowledge in determining proper classification of expenditure codes and accounting codes

– Add financial information to journals and ledgers

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

– Prepare statements and reports that require utilization of a variety of sources

– Reconcile discrepancies by examining possible sources of disagreement, recreating likely actions, and identifying the effect on other accounts; prepare correction documents as needed

– Support accounts payable: vendor invoices and disbursement filing, A/P invoice matching & filing

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

Requirements – Microsoft Excel experience desired

– Foundational knowledge in Full Cycle Payroll

– SAP experience

– Well-founded grasp of Accounts Receivable (AR)

– Experience with general ledger

– Strong familiarity with Accounting Entries

– Proven knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)

– Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus

– Ability to multitask effectively

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

– Experience with high volume data entry

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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