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Robert Half International AP Accountant - Entry Level in BIRMINGHAM, Alabama


To be successful at this AP Accountant position, you should be someone who creates spreadsheets in your sleep, be looking to find your place in the accounting field. Accountemps has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Accountant with a highly successful organization. In this position, you will review financial statements with a heavy data entry component. This is a contract-to-full-time entry-level AP Accountant role based in Birmingham, Alabama.

How you will make an impact

  • Researching and correcting account discrepancies

  • Aiding in full cycle Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Aiding in audit fieldwork for both operational and financial audits

  • Reconciling and leveling general ledger accounts

  • Prepare journal entries monthly

  • Log data

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


  • Microsoft Excel

  • Excellent verbal, written, and social skills

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

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

  • Preferred education is an AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Command of Automated Clearing House (ACH)

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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