Accounting Clerk Temp

  • Job #7094

  • Location:
    Gig Harbor
  • Wages: $18-22.00/hr DOE
  • Hours: M-F, 8:00 am-5:00 pm
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A local utility office is seeking an Accounting Clerk temp to perform routine accounting clerical operations such as examining, verifying, and correcting accounting transactions and coding documentation. This position has a potential for temp to hire opportunity for the right person.

To qualify for this position you MUST have:

  • Associate degree or certificate in Accounting, Business, Economics or Finance with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting being an added advantage
  • At least 4 years of combined experience in Accounts payable, accounting data entry, analysis, and reconciliations
  • Proficient with Outlook, Microsoft Word, and a working knowledge of Hyperion and operational budgets
  • At least intermediate Excel knowledge (basic formulas including Pivot tables, data grouping, finance formulas, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of People Soft for AP, journal entries, reconciliation software such as Blackline,  and Envision is highly recommended
  • Must be available to work extended hours as required
  • Washington State Driver’s License

As an Accounting Clerk Temp, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Gather all material costs and calculate markup
  • Post invoice payments and monitor account aging on the PeopleSoft AR module
  • Audit time sheets to capture billable hours for non-regulated activities
  • Process AP invoices in PeopleSoft in a timely manner
  • Provide account coding to all incoming invoices
  • Route invoices for approval, track expenses, and process expense reports
  • Research and resolve invoice discrepancies and issues
  • Correspond with vendors and respond to inquiries
  • Produce monthly reports and assist with month-end closing
  • Other duties as assigned

Physical Requirements and Environment: This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. This job involves approximately 75% sitting, 25% moving. Must be able to lift up to 10 lbs.

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