Job Train - Menlo Park (5924)
To: Employment Counselor
Date: 03/02/2024
is now hiring! 94402

San Mateo, CA, 94402


Accounting Specialist
Benefits: Candidates on temporary assignment may qualify for our competitive benefits package which includes group health, life and disability insurance and voluntary benefits such as retirement savings and holiday pay. Salary range: $22.16 to $25.66 hourly
Employment status: Contract / Temporary


Local Non Profit in San Mateo, CA is seeking support within their Accounting department. This role is about 6 months in length and will have a focus in Accounts Payable, reconciliation, & compliance support. If you are available immediately for temporary/contract work opportunities, please apply today!

Main Duties:

  • Verifies all information on all incoming purchase requests to ensure these requests are authorized by the
  • appropriate supervisor
  • Assist Junior Accountant in reviewing all incoming invoices and compares them with purchase orders to ensure
  • accuracy.
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliation & adjust journal entries
  • Collecting, verifying and posting inventory records
  • Perform other duties as assigned & necessary



  • Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management or related degree preferred
  • Strong accounting skills, including familiarity with regulated fund accounting and ability to apply accounting
  • theory and processes in daily practice.
  • Working knowledge of full-cycle bookkeeping.
  • Strong organizational skills, the ability to monitor and prioritize workload and meet strict deadlines.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Knowledge of accounting software such as Sage/MIP preferred.

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. 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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