Robert Half International Data Entry Clerk in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Are you organized and dependable? Do you have an eye for detail and proficiency in speedy and accurate data entry? If so, this job could be perfect for you. A company in the Professional Services industry is offering a Data Entry Clerk position with potential for career growth. As the Data Entry Clerk, you will be responsible for a variety of accounting and finance support functions, especially correctly entering large volumes of data into Microsoft Excel and ERP systems and databases. This Data Entry Clerk role is a long term temporary opportunity in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Key responsibilities

  • Continuing operations in accordance with policies and procedures; communicating needed changes

  • Assisting with data entry and additional administrative tasks

  • Maintaining confidentiality of sensitive materials

  • Ensuring data entry meets requirements by adhering to program techniques and procedures

  • Completing additional tasks as needed

  • Processing customer and account source documents by reviewing information and identifying issues

  • Compiling and sorting data for computer entry; establishing entry priorities

  • Ability to navigate multiple computer systems, applications, and utilize search tools to find information

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

  • Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills

  • Produce a data entry speed of 8,000 keystrokes per hour with 100% accuracy

  • Proficiency in numeric data entry

  • Solid understanding of data entry

  • Data cleansing experience required

  • Data mining experience preferred

  • SOX experience

  • Can work independently with minimal supervision

  • High school diploma, GED, or other equivalent

  • 1+ years of experience

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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