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Junior Accountant

Fiducial Columbia Full-Time
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Company Overview

Founded in France in 1970, and expanded into the US in 1999, Fiducial is a major provider of financial services (Business Counseling, Bookkeeping, Payroll and Tax Preparation & Advisory Services) to small businesses and their owners. As a trusted advisor to entrepreneurs, Fiducial provides the financial back office infrastructure to clients, allowing them to focus on what they do best:  serve their customers.

Position Overview

Fiducial is looking to add a Junior Accountant to the accounting team in our TASC (corporate support) office located in Columbia, MD.  This position reports directly to the Controller. 


  • Prepare and adjust general ledger journal entries
  • Perform account analysis and reconciliation
  • Maintain the general ledger chart of accounts
  • Assist with initial internal control evaluations
  • Post monthly, quarterly and yearly accruals
  • Assists in preparing balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Ensure prepaid and deferred expenses are reported in proper month.
  • Record intercompany journal entries.
  • Communicate internal issues and recommendations to Senior Accountant.
  • Prepare business license, person property tax, excise tax, and real estate tax returns and any other applicable returns as required.
  • Special departmental assignments and/or projects as assigned.
  • Email (reading/responding) in a timely manner – within 24 hours.
  • Listen/respond to voicemail in a timely manner.
  • Maintain confidentiality of Company, employee, client and customer information, sharing information on a need to know or right to know basis.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by Controller.

 Desired Skills/ Experience/Attributes

  • 1 - 2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience with accounting, including bank reconciliation, balance sheet and general ledger experience.  
  • Knowledge of Windows application, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Power Point, or similar software applications, proficiency preferred.
  • Experience working with Epicor or similar enterprise software is a plus
  • Ability to analyze, research, and disseminate and make recommendations on multiple projects at one time.

 The ideal candidate for this position:

  • Has strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Has exceptional organizational and time management skills
  • Thrives in a highly collaborative environment
  • Is a detail oriented individual contributor with the ability to “think outside the box”
  • Possesses an unquestionable level of integrity and respects quality assurance requirements.
  • Has a history of building relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Is committed to fostering and maintaining a service culture.

Education, Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Skills required

Financial Transactions
Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
General Ledger
Standard Accounting Practices


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Junior Accountant
Estimated Salary: $81K
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In every industry, there are leaders and there are followers. There are companies that conform to the way business has always been done vs. developing new and innovative approaches.

At Fiducial, we believe that the day to day activities of every business owner should be focused on building their business and growing revenue. We create the environment and build the trusting relationships that allow them to do just that by providing a full-service outsourced accounting department to handle everything from monthly bookkeeping, business counselling, tax planning and preparation as well payroll services.

To us, it’s pretty simple. If you had the opportunity to run your business knowing you had a team of local and national business advisors and consultants ready to lend their assistance and advice as business decisions need to be made or whenever issues arise , wouldn’t you do it?

Every Fiducial client has the luxury of working with a local office as well as the ability to tap into a national network of professional and accomplished business advisors that can handle any type of situation that arises. Our clients can confidently focus on growing their business knowing that as any business decisions need to be made or any issues arise, they have a full array of professionals waiting to help them at any time during their business day.

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