Robert Half Accountemps Accounting Assistant in Des Moines, Iowa

A nationally recognized financial institution in Des Moines is seeking applicants for an Accounting Assistant I. The Accounting Assistant will be responsible for processing the organizations payments. The ideal candidate for this role has a strong independent work ethic, with the ability to adapt to new systems and learn set department procedures. Responsibilities: • Data entry of AP invoices, check requests, and expense reports submitted for payment • Review vendor invoices, check requests, and expense reports for proper documentation, authorization, handling and mathematical accuracy • Process items by priority and date • Consistently meet deadlines and achieve production goals • Knowledge of and ability to effectively utilize Accounts Payable policies and procedures • Timely and correct handling of all questionable items to correctly verify invoices • Process a high volume of invoices daily with a low error rate • Internal communication amongst employees to provide customer service

Hours: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM, Monday through Friday After 28 weeks you are eligible for holiday pay. This position also offers referral bonuses, health benefits, and weekly pay!

Requirements: • Accounting experience or degree • Available immediately • Interested in corporate banking • Great customer service skills • Communication skills over the phone • High data entry skills and proficient in Microsoft Excel • 2 + years of high volume A/P experience • The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines Please apply to, we are interviewing this week!

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 once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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