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Accounting Assistant – Detroit Office

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Accounting Assistant – Detroit Office

Bodman PLC was named by Corp! Magazine a “Diversity-Focused Company” and we are looking for an entry level Accounting Assistant to join our team. We are seeking talented individuals who are committed to excellence and thrive in an environment of collaboration.

Job Purpose: Perform routine accounting functions to assist in accounts payable and accounts receivable functions.


  • Prepare daily check requests.
  • Enter vendor invoices and prepare checks for mailing.
  • Reconcile vendor accounts.
  • Data entry of costs for each Firm employee (telephone/postage/copy/mileage).
  • Point person for repayment of employee costs.
  • Open daily accounting mail and distribute to appropriate area.
  • Prepare daily bank deposit.
  • Filing of accounts payable invoices.
  • Back up accounts payable specialist as needed.
  • Work on special projects as requested.

An ideal candidate:

  • Has a high school diploma, or equivalent. Experience in an accounting department or customer service preferred, but not required.
  • Must be self-motivated and results driven.
  • Has sound problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks and complete them under time constraints.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills – one who can communicate effectively in a courteous and diplomatic fashion as you will service and partner with a diverse group of clients, attorneys, and staff.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Ability to work quickly, efficiently, and confidently without close supervision.
  • Ability to work patiently and tactfully with all office personnel, both in person and by telephone.
  • Ability to exercise sound discretion and use good judgment.
  • Ability to adhere to all general office rules and regulations.
  • Outstanding punctuality and attendance.

For immediate consideration, forward your resume and salary requirements to:jobopportunities@bodmanlaw.com.


Bodman PLC recruits, hires and promotes for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, handicap, or veteran status.