Accountant - StaffCompensation:
If you're looking to further your career in accounting and enjoy solving complex problems, Accountemps has a terrific short-term temporary Staff Accountant position available for you to check out. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Independence, Ohio region. What you get to do every day - Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner - Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed - Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required - Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment - Spreadsheet and database capabilities - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Microsoft Excel experience preferred - Proficiency in taxes - Financial reporting experience - Command of journal entries - ERP system experience - Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision - 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
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 has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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