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Accounting Clerk-Milwaukee, WI

Post Date: 04/22/2019

Req. Number: 69719

City: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Description:

Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Goodwill TalentBridge, along with our client, is currently recruiting for an Accounting Clerk to work in the Milwaukee area.

The Accounting Clerk responsibilities include payroll, keeping financial records updated, preparing reports and reconciling bank statements. You will also run accounting software programs (e.g. Foundation) to process business transactions, like accounts payable and receivable, disbursements, expense vouchers and receipts. A successful accounting assistant should be familiar with all accounting procedures and have a flair for numbers.

Ultimately, a successful Accounting Clerk will ensure that the company’s daily accounting functions run accurately and effectively.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide accounting and clerical support to the accounting department
  • Payroll
  • Type accurately, prepare and maintain accounting documents and records
  • Prepare bank deposits, general ledger postings and statements
  • Reconcile accounts in a timely manner
  • Daily enter key data of financial transactions in database
  • Provide assistance and support to company personnel
  • Research, track and restore accounting or documentation problems and discrepancies
  • Inform management and compile reports/summaries on activity areas
  • Function in accordance with established standards, procedures and applicable laws
  • Constantly update job knowledge
  • General Office duties

Requirements:

  • Familiarity with basic accounting procedures
  • Competency in MS Office, databases and accounting software
  • Hands-on experience with spreadsheets and financial reports
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Aptitude for numbers
  • Ability to perform filing and record keeping tasks
  • Data entry and word processing skills
  • Well organized

Experience:

  • General Accounting: 1 year (Required)
  • Accounting: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Working days:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Friday

Please send resume to:  jtbprofessional@goodwillsew.com

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