Position Title: Accounting Assistant
Location: Alexandria, Virginia
Reports To: Controller
Industry: Law Firm
Status: Full Time – Direct Hire

Jones Networking is recruiting for an Accounting Assistant to join a Law Firm in Old Town, Alexandria. Our client offers a competitive salary, as well as comprehensive medical/dental/vision insurance, life and disability insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, 37.50 hour work week, generous time off plan, paid maternity & paternity leave, free parking and much more!

Accounting Assistant Position Summary:
-Assist with overall general accounting support to help in the daily and efficient functioning of a fast-paced Accounting Department
-Perform billing support, as well as bill review and approval
-Generate client accounting reports as requested
-Assist with Accounts Payables and Receivables
-Data entry of accounting information
-Maintain paper and electronic accounting files

Qualifications Summary:
-Minimum two years relative accounting experience or willing to train a college graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance plus an accounting internship
-Accounts payable or accounts receivable experience required
-Intermediate to advanced skills with MS Excel
-Law Firm and/or Elite software experience is a plus
-Exceptional attention to detail with accurate data entry skills
-Flexibility for overtime when working on special projects and within deadlines