Robert Half Finance & Accounting Accounting Associate in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

My client is a D.C. based construction company seeking project-based Accountant to report to their Controller. This is a newly created position due to their growth. This company provides a very unique service that guides their clients through every part of the real estate transaction cycle - from property acquisition to asset management. The ideal candidate will be responsible for handling the company's financial recordkeeping, including managing A/P, A/R, collections and reconciling bank statements. The CFO and Controller value excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills, in addition to time management and organizational skills. These qualities are as important to the job as the technical skills.

  • Research cost effective vendors to reduce expenses where applicable

  • Apply Cost Accounting principles day to day

  • Accounts Receivable Collections

  • Accounts Payable processing

  • Maintain accounting files

  • Able to become a Notary Public

  • Previous experience writing company memorandums, announcements and emails

  • Conduct a monthly reconciliation of bank accounts and correct discrepancies

  • Receive payments from various sources If this person is you, please email your resume to

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Req ID: 04510-0010386327

Functional Role: Accounting Clerk

Country: USA

State: DC


Postal Code: 20002-6107

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

Requirements: - 3+ years of accounting experience required - AA or BS/BA in Accounting or related field preferred - SAGE 100 software - Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus - Outstanding data entry skills