Our client is seeking a Accounting Clerk to join their organization on a direct hire basis. This is great opportunity with a well-known and respected Rhode Island institution for a recent graduate looking to develop their career or for an experienced clerical accounting specialist looking for a long-term career opportunity.
location: Johnston, Rhode Island
job type: Permanent
salary: $33,000 - 37,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Associate's degree
experience: 3 Years
Responsibilities: The Accounting Clerk is an integral member of the finance team and is responsible for accurately recording cash transactions in a timely basis, including entry of accounts receivable invoices, processing/posting checks and cash receipts. The Accounting Clerk is responsible for collections activities on aged receivables. The position will also prepare journal entries and assist with general ledger reconciliation functions. Additional responsibilities include assisting with audit preparation, and backing up accounts payable. The Accounting Clerk will also assist with preparation of reports and financial statements. This position reports to the Director of Finance.
Education and Experience: An Associate's Degree in accounting or related field is preferred with a minimum of three to five years of experience in clerical accounting. Accounting Clerk must have strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and work well within a team. Experience working with not-for-profit organizations is a plus.
Accounting clerks interested in learning more about this opportunity should apply directly.
skills: Credit Collections, Cash Applications, A/R Review, AR Billing
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.