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Accounting Assistant

Glastonbury, CT

Posted: 05/15/2024 Employment Type: Temp to Hire Industry: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 10875

Job Description

Accounting Assistant
Temp to Hire
Glastonbury, CT
$18-22/ hr, depending on experience
**COVID vaccine required**

In partnership with a growing small business, we are hiring for an Accounting Assistant to join our client’s finance team.
  • Assist or lead the processing of accounts payable, accounts receivable, and reconciliations for various accounts
  • Auditing of invoices for vendors
  • Assist/lead with accounting and tax return projects and ad hoc projects as assigned
  • Assist/lead with filing tax returns
  • Provide administrative office support through scheduling, answering phones
  • Accurate filing and date entry for accounting and business records
  • May assist with preparation of financial reports
  • Associate's degree plus 2 years of accounting experience OR Bachelor's degree plus an accounting/finance internship
  • Must carry working knowledge of accounting principles
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel
  • Time management skills
  • Must be vaccinated against COVID


Meet Your Recruiter

Tom Killam
Staffing Associate, Professional Services

Tom Killam, a native of Suffield, Connecticut, was raised in a close-knit family of five. He shares his journey through life with a twin sister, an older brother, and two cherished canine companions.

In 2023, Tom achieved a significant milestone in his educational journey by graduating from Quinnipiac University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Business. His dedication to academic excellence paved the way for his career path.

In August 2023, Tom embarked on a professional adventure, joining J. Morrissey, where he plays a vital role in the Office Support Group. With a passion for connecting talent with opportunities, he is committed to making a meaningful impact in the world of recruiting.

Outside of work and academics, Tom finds solace and joy spending his summers on the serene shores of Sebago Lake in Maine. The natural beauty and tranquility of the lake offer the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Among his many interests, Tom has a deep love for the game of golf. Whether it's hitting the links with friends or honing his skills on the course, he embraces the challenges and camaraderie that golf offers.

Tom Killam is a dedicated professional, a lover of nature, and a passionate golfer, all of which contribute to the multi-faceted person he is today.

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