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Accounting Assistant

South Glastonbury, CT

Posted: 02/26/2024 Employment Type: Temp to Hire Industry: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 10875

Job Description

Accounting Assistant
Temp to Hire
South Glastonbury, CT
$18-21/ 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
  • Must carry working knowledge of accounting principles
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel
  • Time management skills
  • Must be vaccinated against COVID


Meet Your Recruiter

Jake Anderson
Staffing Manager, Professional Services

Jake Anderson, the eldest of four siblings, hails from the charming town of Glastonbury, Connecticut, where he grew up in a bustling household of six, accompanied by two lively Boston Terriers. His journey through life has been marked by a combination of academic excellence, work ethic, and a deep passion for sports.

In 2021, Jake proudly earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business-Human Resources, with a minor in Psychology, from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York. His dedication to academics was complemented by his commitment to hard work, as he spent summers during high school and college laboring at a local golf course, honing his skills and building valuable life experiences.

Jake's career took off in September 2021 when he embarked on a professional journey within the office support group. Here, he specializes in filling both temporary and permanent roles across a diverse range of fields, including administration, clerical work, human resources, accounting, and manufacturing. His innate ability to connect with people and find the perfect fit for each position has made him an invaluable asset in the world of staffing and recruitment.

Beyond his professional pursuits, Jake's heart beats for the Boston Red Sox, a testament to his unwavering loyalty to his team. He's not just a fan; he's a true "die-hard" Red Sox enthusiast who follows their every game and passionately supports them through thick and thin.

Jake's love for adventure and cultural exploration led him to study abroad in the enchanting city of Florence, Italy, for a semester. This experience broadened his horizons, allowing him to immerse himself in a rich tapestry of art, history, and cuisine.

Jake Anderson's story is one of dedication, academic achievement, and a deep-rooted passion for life's diverse experiences. As he continues to carve his path in the world of business and human resources, there's no doubt that his journey will be marked by success and unwavering enthusiasm for the pursuits that ignite his soul.

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