Accounting Clerk

Accounting Clerk

Location: St. Louis, MO
Type: Direct Placement
Pay: 45000.00 - 50000.00 USD per Hour

Do you love balancing your checkbook? We’ve figured out the number one job for you!   
PEG's manufacturing client is seeking an Accounting Clerk for direct hire/ permanent opportunity in Des Peres, MO. We are looking for a skilled Accounting Clerk to perform a variety of accounting, bookkeeping and financial tasks. This role is typical office hours (no mandatory overtime here!)  


  • PTO
  • 6 holidays
  • 4 personal days
  • 2 weeks' vacation
  • Up to 99% employer covered health insurance
  • Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Long-term Disability, and Short-term Disability
  • 401K match

What You Will Be Doing: 

  • Record financial transactions in the database
  • Input new purchase orders and updates into Sage Accounting System
  • Inventory management and tracking, along with some invoicing 
  • Review and update purchase orders, along with maintaining other accounting files such as credit files
  • Report overages, shortages, and damages to vendors
  • Maintain spreadsheets (hey, it’s accounting – you knew there had to be spreadsheets.) 
  • Research and resolve any issues or discrepancies
  • Compile and present financial reports and summaries
  • Handle maintenance of certificates and service contracts
  • Communicate. (You’re not expecting to be the next Hemmingway, but would appreciate if you can email vendors and communicate with team)
  • Assist and support team, as necessary -we’ll back you up too 

Who You Are: 

  • 3+ years of experience as an accounting clerk 
  • Previous experience with Sage accounting system would be helpful 
  • Excel wiz! - Proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, database, and accounting software 
  • Comfortable preparing spreadsheets and financial reports 
  • Eye for the details - Accuracy and attention to detail 
  • Multitasker extraordinaire 
  • Duck and dodge (work through distractions) 
  • College degree or relevant certification preferred 
PEG Staffing & Recruiting:

PEG™ Staffing & Recruiting, Inc. (PEG) is a certified woman-owned full-service staffing agency headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. For decades, PEG has been a leader in the fields of technology, engineering, office administrative, manufacturing and distribution recruiting, successfully connecting Fortune 500 businesses to superior, advanced talent.

PEG is 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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