Accounting Clerk

Accounting Buffalo, NY


Accounting Clerk

At Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner LLP we are a locally-owned and operated full-service accounting firm providing businesses and individuals with assurance, accounting, tax, and business consulting services.  Our Firm, located in Amherst, NY, has steadily grown since founded in 1994 to now include about a hundred talented professionals.  Our diverse client base consists of businesses, high net worth individuals and tax-exempt organizations, with experience in various industries including manufacturing/distribution, construction, real estate, not-for-profit, healthcare and professional services.  

At our Firm you will find that we are committed to maintaining high standards of excellence in delivering professional services that exceed our client's expectations and to creating an environment for our people which provides challenging opportunities and an enriching work experience.  Our CTBK culture is built on our core values which promote an atmosphere that fosters career development, relationship building, knowledge sharing and teaming.  Our caring and nurturing culture supports our people to develop successful and rewarding careers.  

As a full-time or part-time Accounting Clerk in our Outsourced Accounting Solutions (OAS) division, your core responsibilities would focus on performing accounting duties for multiple clients.    

Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide accounting and clerical support for the OAS team
  • Prepare and maintain accounting documents and records
  • Data entry for financial transactions
  • Prepare bank deposits, genera ledger posting and statements
  • Reconcile accounts
  • Research, track and restore accounting and other related documentation problems and discrepancies
  • Compile reports and summaries 
  • Communicate with OAS team

Required Skills:

  • Experience with QuickBooks or other accounting software packages
  • Competency in MS Office (excel and word) are required
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Well organized
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong willingness to team and collaborate to complete projects and tasks
  • Ability to work with and build meaningful relationships with multiple levels within the Firm
  • High degree of professionalism & confidentiality