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Staff Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Madison Full-Time
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STAFF ACCOUNTANT

 

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Our client is a leading organization in the Greater Madison market; they are looking to hire a Staff Accountant hungry to learn and grow. With a large and growing company, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the company/department with responsibilities. The company boasts an amazing culture – Says its employees and offers a number of distinctive perks that set their culture apart.


RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT:

  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts.
  • Acting as the "Go-To" person for Sales & Use Taxes within department
  • General Accounting Functions (Journal Entries, Reconciliations, AP, AR)
  • Establish, modify, document, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures.
  • Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Report to management regarding the finances of establishment.
  • Establish tables of accounts and assign entries to proper accounts. 

Job Requirements

We are looking for someone with a solid work ethic, excellent judgment, and a desire/passion to build a long-term career with us. You should be highly organized and detail-oriented, with outstanding analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you are able to work effectively with minimal oversight, while also functioning well in a team environment. Personality is key here!

EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT ROLE: 

  • BS degree in Accounting/Finance, or related field
  • General Accounting (2 + years)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Corporate accounting / General ledger experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, including intermediate to expert Excel skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with minimal direction
  • Experience in ADP, SAP is a plus

Keywords: Staff Accountant, Accounting, Accountant, General Ledger Accountant, Finance, SAP, Excel, Sales & Use Tax, Journal Entries, Account and Bank Reconciliations

Skills required

Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
Standard Accounting Practices
Accounts Payable
Billing Reconciliations
Account Reconciliation

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Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) is one of the world’s largest, privately owned accounting and financial placement companies. Since our founding in 1994, CFS has established numerous offices in the United States and the Caribbean.

Understanding & delivering: We understand the requirements of our clients and we have the resources to provide these clients with exceptional talent.

Highly qualified professionals at every level: We ensure the quality of our recruits by subjecting them to some of the most rigorous screening in the industry. As a result, major employers (Fortune 500 companies, privately-owned companies, and small businesses) increasingly rely on CFS to staff crucial positions ranging from CFOs to accounting clerks.

Personal attention: Time and time again our clients commend us on our individual focus and service. Client and recruit satisfaction is the most important part of our business, and we work hard to ensure that each placement we do is the absolute best.

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