Robert Half Accountemps Accountant - Entry Level in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Do you enjoy working with Excel? Accountemps has a great entry-level Accountant opportunity available for a candidate with a positive attitude. This is a long term temporary entry-level Accountant role based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. If you're interested in data entry, financial statement review, and Excel spreadsheet creation and manipulation, this might be the right job for you. This position will report to the Accounting Manager. This position is a great opportunity for future growth, and you will be joining a dynamic team. Reach out if you're interested! For more information about this exciting venture, get in touch with us today.

What you get to do every single day - Ensuring that accounts contained in the general ledger are correct - Assisting with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audit - Performing other related duties and participating in special projects as assigned - Make monthly journal entries - Input data - Aiding in full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes - Investigating and fixing account discrepancies

  • Preferred education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
  • At least 1 year accounting work or internship experience
  • High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
  • Account reconciliation experience preferred
  • Foundational knowledge in accounts receivable aging
  • Solid understanding of accounts payable
  • Data entry experience highly desired
  • Deep understanding of accounts receivable
  • Adeptness in numeric data entry
  • Eagerness to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and take initiative on variety of tasks and projects

*Please note that all candidates are required to provide 2 recent supervisor or manager references in order to be considered for employment.

Please submit your resume to and call 651-293-3973 for review and consideration.

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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