• Location
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an Accounting Specialist role in Milwaukee, WI. Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Location: Milwaukee, WI

Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm Monday - Friday

Pay Rate:  $19.23hr  

Duration: Temp to Hire



  • Assists the staff and/or project accountant with accounting functions: accounts receivables and payables, payroll, report preparation, faxing, etc.
  • Maintains controls and records of financial transactions; may specialize in some phase of accounting work such as federal funds accounting, payroll, etc.
  • Complex data entry work involving cost accounting procedures, correcting/adjusting and closing of journal entries; may audit operating reports, vouchers, invoices, requisitions, purchase orders, and similar statements
  • Processing and maintaining Accounts Payable, Payroll, Corporate Purchase Card accounts, and Local Checking accounts
  • Processing payments of participant support services, reconciliation, and program billing
  • Assure efficient utilization and management of support service funding
  • Other responsibilities may include tracking, analyzing and reporting financial status; financial projection, planning and budgeting; and participation in periodic internal and external audits
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Business, Math, Statistics, or related field of study and/or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Five to seven years of related work experience; direct experience developing, implementing and/or evaluating systems
  • Strong analytical skills; excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail; outstanding communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficient in Excel with good knowledge of MS Office and software applications
  • Excellent numerical skills and understanding of data analysis/ statistical methods
  • Excellent organizational and leadership abilities with at least 1 year of experience in managing a team


How to Apply: Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this position or any other opportunities with Adecco.


IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to


If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: Amanda Shoemaker at


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