Accounting Assistant

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Location
Metairie, Louisiana
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 15.75 - US$ 16.25 per hour
Ref. Number
S_39195
Contact
Hall, Christina, Spherion
Phone
504-4556565
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Job Description

Are you an accounting professional with accounts payable experience and takes pride in working accurately and efficiently? If so, we may have a great career opportunity for you.
Our client located in Metairie, LA is looking for an Accounting Assistant. All qualified and interested applicants, please apply.

This international medical care company is seeking an Accounting Assistant to compile data, compute fees and charges and prepare invoices for billing purposes. A typical Accounting Assistant is responsible for computing company charges, itemizing statements or invoices and computing payroll.

Responsibilities:
Balance and reconcile batch control totals with source documents or computer listings in order to locate errors, encode correct amounts, or prepare correction records. Prepare itemized statements, ills, or invoices and record amounts due for items purchased or services rendered. Reconcile and post receipts for cash received by various departments. Perform bookkeeping work, including posting data and keeping other records concerning costs and shipments.

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

Skills:
Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and critical thinking. Ability to work independently and manage one's time. Ability to apply accounting and mathematical principles to work as needed. Knowledge of federal, state, and company policies, procedures and regulations as related to accounting. Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and any other related accounting software.

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent
Associate's degree in accounting preferred
1-2 years of Accounts Payable experience


If you are interested in this position, please apply online at Spherion.com.
Following the completion of your application, a recruiter from our local office will reach out to you within 24-48 hours regarding the application, your work experience, the job details and next steps.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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