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Accounting Assistant

ATR International
Metairie, Louisiana, 70002, United States
October 17, 2018


Job Location: Metairie, LA

Job Duration: 3 months

Job Description:

We are seeking an Accounting Assistant for a very important client.


This company is seeking an Accounting Assistant to compile data, compute fees and charges and prepare invoices for billing purposes. A typical Accounting Assistant is responsible for computing company charges, itemizing statements or invoices and computing payroll.

Job Responsibilities:

- Balance and reconcile batch control totals with source documents or computer listings in order to locate errors, encode correct amounts, or prepare correction records.

- Prepare itemized statements, ills, or invoices and record amounts due for items purchased or services rendered. Reconcile and post receipts for cash received by various departments.

- Perform bookkeeping work, including posting data and keeping other records concerning costs and shipments.


The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

- Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and critical thinking.

- Ability to work independently and manage one's time.

- Ability to apply accounting and mathematical principles to work as needed.

- Knowledge of federal, state, and company policies, procedures and regulations as related to accounting.

- Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and any other related accounting software.

- Education/Experience: High school diploma or GED required.

- Associate's degree in accounting or related financial discipline preferred.

- 2-4 years financial and/or accounting experience required.