Robert Half Accountemps Data Entry / Research Clerk in HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania

The strongest candidates for this position will have an eye for even the tiniest inconsistencies and errors, and be able to create spreadsheets with large numbers of figures without mistakes. If you possess super-fast and accurate data entry skills, and want to join a successful team at an exciting company as a Data Entry Clerk via Accountemps, you might be right for this position! This position's duties involve a range of accounting and finance support functions, with an emphasis on effective record keeping. The clerk will focus on entering high volumes of data into Microsoft Excel and ERP systems and databases with utmost precision and speed and must possess a high level of organization, reliability and attention to detail. This Data Entry Clerk role is a short term temporary opportunity and is based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.


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

  • Assisting with special projects as required

  • Providing support for data entry and additional administrative tasks

  • Gathering, sorting, and prioritizing data for computer entry

  • Detecting flaws in data while processing customer and account source documents

  • Following data program techniques and procedures to maintain data entry requirements

  • Maintaining confidentiality of sensitive materials

  • Highly organized, attentive, has a sense of urgency, flexible and able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities

  • Comprehensive knowledge of numeric data entry

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Strong familiarity with ACH (Automated Clearing House)

  • Proven knowledge of customer service

  • Data entry experience

  • Associates Degree preferred

  • Prior banking or financial industry experience preferred

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

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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