Accounting Assistant

Accounting Assistant

Location: Saint Louis, MO
Type: Direct Placement
Pay: 40000.00 - 41000.00 USD per Year

Are you an Accounting pro looking to make that next step in your career? If you have an eye for the nitty-gritty details when it comes to accounts payable and understand the importance of collaboration, we have just the job for you.
We have a direct-hire opportunity for an Accounting Assistant with a fantastic client headquartered in downtown St. Louis City, MO that offers a growth-orientated culture and pays 100% of insurance costs for yourself AND your family! Got your attention? Read on.
What You’ll Do:

  • As the Accounting Assistant, you will maintain accurate financial records and payment procedures
  • Count cash drawers and reconcile journal report – Cue Alexa to play “For the Love of Money” by the Ojays
  • Prepare, review, and analyze weekly and monthly reports
  • Work closely with customers and team and check for calculation errors and other billing statements from time to time (you got this)
  • Reconcile account portfolio to resolve account issues or disputes
  • Perform data entry and organize files
  • Assist in creating and maintaining reports
  • As the Accounting Assistant, you’ll provide outstanding customer service and team support (our client knows this is a two-sided coin)
  • Assist with miscellaneous responsibilities as assigned
To Be Successful, It’ll Help If You Have:
  • 6 mos of Accounting experience OR Associate’s degree or certificate in Accounting
  • Basic accounting/math skills – Quick, what’s 5 x 5?
  • Previous experience with accounting software helps (if you’ve been wanting to say, “this isn’t my first rodeo,” – here’s your chance)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
  • Strong communication skills
Why This May Not Be For You:  
Ready to join an incredible company as their Accounting Assistant? Apply Now!
PEG Staffing & Recruiting:
PEG™ Staffing & Recruiting, Inc. (PEG) is a certified woman-owned full-service staffing agency headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. We’re known for keeping the staffing industry on its toes with our energetic (and sometimes relentless) commitment to matching companies and candidates to their better halves. Plus, we’re pretty cool to work for, too.

For basically forever (we’ll let you count the decades) we have been a leader in successfully connecting businesses to superior, advanced, rockstar-level talent in the office administrative, accounting, technology, engineering, manufacturing, and distribution industries.

As champions for everyone, we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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