CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD OF ILLINOIS Entry Level Accounting Generalist in Saint Louis, Missouri

Job TitleEntry Level Accounting GeneralistJob Description SummaryPerform general accounting tasks for accounts payable and accounts receivable for critial environmentsJob DescriptionResponsibilities - Assist with the accounts payable/receivable process - Provide customer service regarding outstanding balances, payment identification, and explanation of charges to vendors - Review, reconcile, and resolve issues from vendors - Assist with vendor account creation / maintenance - Prepare and post journal entries as needed - Track information and generate monthly reports - Assist managers with department objectives - Complete special projects as neededRequirements - High School Diploma required, Associates Degree in Accounting preferred - Prior accounts payable/receivable experience preferred 1-3 years - Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite - Detail oriented and thorough - Proven record of providing excellent internal and external customer service - Excellent interpersonal skills with high initiative, flexibility, and team approach to work - Excellent oral and written communication skills - Ability to quickly adapt and learn in a fast-paced environmentPhysical Requirements - Involves work of a general office nature; typically includes extended periods of sitting and/or operation of a computer - Regularly required to talk, hear, and use hands and fingers to write and type - Ability to speak clearly so others can understand you - Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented orally and in writing - Ability to communicate information and ideas in writing and orally so others will understand - Regularly required to utilize vision abilities, allowing reading of printed material, graphics, and computer displaysCushman and Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman and Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.Employer's Job# CUWAGLOBALR37259Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.