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Robert Half Bookkeeper in New Orleans, Louisiana


Robert Half is seeking a dedicated Bookkeeper for our client in the non-profit sector based in New Orleans, Louisiana. This role involves managing financial transactions, maintaining accounts, and preparing financial reports, among other responsibilities. This role offers a short-term contract to full time employment opportunity and is critical in ensuring the organization's financial records are accurate and up to date.


• Develop and implement an efficient system for accounting financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts and defining bookkeeping policies and procedures

• Maintain accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions

• Balance accounts by reconciling entries

• Keep the general ledger updated and balanced

• Maintain quality historical records by filing documents

• Produce financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information

• Create Accounts Receivable invoices, review payments received, and record deposits

• Utilize skills such as 'Account Reconciliation', 'Accounts Payable (AP)', 'Accounts Receivable (AR)', 'Bank Reconciliations', 'Bookkeeping', 'Data Entry', 'Microsoft Excel', 'Month End Close', 'Payroll', 'QuickBooks', and 'Sage 300' to perform job functions effectively


• Proficiency in account reconciliation

• Experience with accounts payable (AP) and accounts receivable (AR)

• Familiarity with bank reconciliations

• Extensive knowledge in bookkeeping

• Proficiency in data entry

• Proficiency in using Microsoft Excel

• Experience in month end close

• Knowledge of payroll procedures

• Proficiency in QuickBooks

• Familiarity with Sage 300

• Previous experience in a non-profit organization is a plus

• Excellent time management and organizational skills

• Detail-oriented and able to work with a high level of accuracy

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. Apply today!

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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All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit for more information.

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