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Robert Half International Accountant - Entry Level in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa


If you enjoy working with Excel and have a great attitude, Accountemps has an entry-level Accountant opportunity that you may be interested in. This opportunity is for a long-term temporary entry-level Accountant position and is located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. You will report to the Accounting Manager, and be responsible for data entry, financial statement review, and Excel spreadsheet creation and manipulation. Reach out if you want to join a dynamic team with opportunity for future growth. If you want more information about this exciting venture, get in touch with us today.

What you get to do every single day

  • Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts

  • Investigating and correcting account discrepancies

  • Put together monthly journal entries

  • Helping with audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Helping with full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Input data

  • Carrying out alternate duties and taking part in special projects as assigned


  • Knowledge of journal entries

  • General ledger experience desired

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • An AA or BS/BA Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business suggested

  • High-level understanding of Microsoft Excel (PivotTables, vlookups) is preferred

  • 1 year of relevant accounting experience necessary

  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and to take initiative on variety of tasks and projects

  • Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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Salary: $17.41 - $20.16 / Hourly


Date Posted: January 22, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 01520-0011343849

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance