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Accounting Assistant - TEMP POSITION

Accounting Assistant - TEMP POSITION

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The Accounting Temp will assist with various accounting functions, including external financial statement audit preparation, general ledger reconciliations, and additional entry level accounting projects as assigned.  This role requires a strong understanding of US GAAP and general accounting processes.


  • Invoice processing (receiving, researching, coding and entering vendor invoices)
  • Assist in maintaining and updating internal documentation for accounting policies, procedures and controls
  • Provide support for the audit samples requested by external auditors
  • Administrative support for various accounting functions
  • Perform general ledger account reconciliations and review in compliance with US GAAP
  • Assist the accounting department in the processing of daily transactions, including processing vendor invoices, preparing customer invoices, cash application, etc.
  • Assist with month-end close activities
  • Assist with financial analysis and report preparation
  • Help with additional accounting projects as needed


  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Motivated with the ability to learn quickly and excel in a fast-paced, high-energy environment
  • Organized self-starter with superior attention to detail
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, or currently seeking such degree
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel; vlookups and pivot table understanding required
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to handle confidential information