Accounting Assistant II - Plano, TX

Location: Plano, TX


The client is seeking an Accounting Assistant II to compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. A typical Accounting Assistant II provide administrative support to accountants, undertaking clerical tasks such as typing, filing, making phone calls, handling mail and basic bookkeeping.

Job Responsibilities:

Classify, record, and summarize numerical and financial data to compile and keep financial records, using journals and ledgers or computers.

Calculate, prepare, and issue bills, invoices, account statements, and other financial statements according to established procedures.

Debit, credit, and total accounts on computer spreadsheets and databases, using specialized accounting software.

 

Skills:

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

Ability to work independently and manage one’s time.

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.

5-7 years financial and/or accounting experience required.