Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Robert Half Accounting Assistant in Holmdel, New Jersey


We are in search of an Accounting Assistant to join our team in the retail industry, based in Monmouth County, New Jersey. This role provides an opportunity, where you will be instrumental in maintaining our financial records, including purchases, sales, receipts, and payments. Your role involves working closely with our accounting team to create and analyze financial reports and ensure legal requirements compliance, process accounts payable and receivable, and manage invoices and tax payments.


• Assist with the preparation of financial and statistical statements and reports

• Analyze financial information in order to identify discrepancies and inconsistencies

• Process accounts payable and receivable, depending on the role

• Utilize accounting software systems to record, store, and analyze information

• Check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes

• Classify, record, and summarize numerical and financial data to compile and keep financial records

• Perform variance analysis, as needed

• Utilize Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office Suites to organize and present data

• Comply with federal, state, and company policies, procedures, and regulations

• Perform general ledger account analysis and assist with cash applications as needed.

Requirements • Proficiency in Accounting Software Systems

• Experience with ADP - Financial Services

• Knowledge of Great Plains (GPAC) software

• Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office Suites

• Familiarity with Accounting Functions

• Experience with Accounts Payable (AP)

• Experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)

• Familiarity with Billing Functions

• Knowledge of Cash Activity processes

• Ability to manage a General Ledger

• Experience in Variance Analysis

• Background in retail industry is preferred

• Good communication skills and attention to detail

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or relevant field is preferred

• Strong organizational and time management skills

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit for more information.

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