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Full Charge Bookkeeper

Accountemps • Chambersburg, PA

Posted 9 days ago

Job Snapshot

$18.00 - $22.00 /Hour
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services, Credit - Loan - Collections
Accounting, Finance, Professional Services


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Job Description

Ref ID:03750-0010254440

Classification:Bookkeeper - F/C

Compensation:$18.00 to $22.00 per hour

This Full Charge Bookkeeper position is for someone with a background in accounting, who is interested in taking on a challenging role with opportunity for advancement. If you're looking for work as a Full Charge Bookkeeper, you might be the candidate Accountemps is looking for to prepare and process financial statements and accounts and manage all general accounting and bookkeeping essential functions. To succeed in this position, you will need excellent organizational skills, strong communication tactics, and have the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines. This short term temporary-to-fulltime Full Charge Bookkeeper position is located in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Major responsibilities - Tracking fixed assets to produce depreciation schedules - Handling reconciliations for bank and general ledgers, and processing payroll - Preserving historical records through accurate filing of documents - Maintaining knowledge of current federal, state, and local legal requirements, ensuring adherence to them, filing reports, and communicating with management on needed actions - Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet and statements regarding income and cash flows - Managing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers - Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable, including collections - Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

Job Requirements

- Knowledgeable of accrual and cash basis of accounting - Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments - 3+ years of experience in the bookkeeping field - Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must - Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate - Account reconciliation experience preferred - Well-founded grasp of payroll taxes - Practical knowledge of financial statement preparation - Quality experience with QuickBooks - Wide ranging experience with Microsoft Office - Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger - Accounts receivable experience - Command of accounts payable - Financial reconciliation experience - Proven knowledge of bank reconciliations - General familiarity with payroll - High school diploma or equivalent required, and AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business preferred - Previous experience with payroll preferred - Capable of working independently with minimal oversight - Ability to multitask, collaborate and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds in a fast-paced environment - Prior experience with Excel and Peachtree

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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