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Robert Half International Full Charge Bookkeeper in Bedford, Massachusetts


This Full Charge Bookkeeper & HR Manager opportunity has growth potential for a candidate who multi-tasks effectively and has strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills. The Full Charge Bookkeeper position Accountemps is currently filling and could be a good fit for you. This long-term temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper position is located in Bedford, Massachusetts. You will succeed in this position if you're confident you can establish and maintain the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives, as well as all general accounting and bookkeeping functions, including the preparation of financial statements.

If qualified & interested please reply with an updated resume to

Major responsibilities

  • Tracking fixed assets and preparing depreciation schedules

  • Overseeing work of accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers

  • Following federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying requirements, implementing adherence to requirements, filing reports, and advising management on needed actions

  • Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

  • Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable; handling collections as needed

  • Reconciling bank and general ledgers, and processing payroll

  • Putting together the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement

  • Maintaining historical records by filing documents


  • 3+ years of relevant experience in bookkeeping

  • Experienced in accrual and cash basis of accounting

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must

  • Show the ability to adapt and learn new techniques and skill sets when required

  • High school diploma or similar certification with an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended

  • Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports

  • Experience with payroll preferred

  • Practical knowledge of bank reconciliations

  • Knowledge of benefits administration

  • Previous experience working with Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience highly preferred

  • Comprehensive knowledge of HR (Human Resources)

  • General familiarity with Bank Account Reconciliation

  • Foundational knowledge in Benefit Packages

  • Demonstrated knowledge of full charge bookkeeping

  • Adeptness in Full Charge Bookkeeping

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience highly valued

  • Experience with bookkeeping

  • Earlier work involving year end closings

  • Good understanding of Year-end Close

  • Proficiency in benefits coordination

  • Background working with month end closings

  • Prior experience with Excel, Quickbooks, and Peachtree

  • Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds

  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision

If qualified & interested please reply with an updated resume to

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: DOE

Location: Bedford, MA

Date Posted: October 7, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 02130-0011582115

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance