Accounting Assistant IIĀ - 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.