Icon hamburger
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.

Staff Accountant

Kelly Services Lynchburg Full-Time
$0.00 - $20.00 / hour
Apply Now
Since 1946, Kelly Services® has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. Today, we are proud to offer a temporary opportunity to work as a Staff Accountant . This is a long term opportunity, pay range based on experience. Please reply with a current copy of your resume for consideration! Job Summary: The Staff Accountant contributes to the department and organization by ensuring that financial transactions are accurately recorded and reported to internal and external users. This is achieved by completing assigned journal entries, maintaining account analysis on a timely basis, completion of assigned sales and property tax returns and working in the AP, AR and Cash Management functions. The Staff Accountant will cross train in multiple areas to be able support Accounting team members as needed. This position requires a strong general accounting knowledge and will be provided opportunities to learn and be responsible for a variety of accounting functions. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Duties and responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to the following: - Effective communication with Accounting team members, external sources and with all levels of organizational management including executive level and ownership - Problem solving- find, champion and implement process improvements - Assume responsibility for assigned state sales and property tax filings - Support inventory accounting through performance of monthly analysis of cost changes and other factors that contribute to unexplained variances. - Complete account analysis, ability to find the issue in the data- specific accounts to be assigned - Cross train in multiple roles, AP, Cash, AR, Fixed Assets, and Tax in order to support those areas - Work with external auditors and assist with preparation of work papers - Serve as an ambassador for C.LE.A.R values - Perform other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS The requirements listed below represent the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required, to perform job function: - Education/Experience-Bachelor-s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Finance, including completion of principles of Accounting. 2 or more years of accounting work experience is highly desirable - Strong understanding of balance sheet, income statement and statements of cash flow and effect of journal entries on these statements. - Must be able to work well with others' building and maintaining good relationships , both internal and external and at various levels in organization - Demonstrate excellent communications skills. - Must possess excellent computer skills (Windows environment, MS Excel, Word and Access) required. Previous experience with Accounting software such as Sage. - Problem Solver- The ability to identify issue and take action as needed to improve is required. - The ability to work independently. - Excellent organization skills are required - Adept at managing multiple and shifting priorities; must be flexible and easily adaptable to change. Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

Skills required

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


Salary Details

Based on Job Title, Location and Skills
Below Avg. Average Above Avg.

Career Path

See the next step in your career
Staff Accountant
$0.00 - $20.00 / hour
Estimated Salary: $77K
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

Job ID: US614XLS_24734816


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

It all began when William R. Kelly—founder of the temporary staffing industry—established Kelly Services® in 1946. The company's traditional expertise started with office services, call center, light industrial, and electronic assembly staffing. Through the years, we expanded our expertise and established a proven record of successfully matching job seekers to opportunities in disciplines such as science, engineering, law, education, healthcare, IT, and finance. As a Fortune 500® company, Kelly® has evolved into a global workforce solutions leader, making employment connections for nearly half a million people around the world every year. Since our founding, we have embodied the true spirit of social responsibility. Our character and values resonate through our culture. Inherently—through our core business focus—we seek to improve the quality of life for our employees, their families, and their communities, as well as society at large. We embrace the role we play and the value we contribute to society—whether ensuring equal opportunity to employment, promoting safer workplace conditions, advocating for healthcare reform, or adhering to sustainable business practices. Together with our employees and our customers, we will continue to work toward ensuring that our legacy will remain strong for generations to come. For more than 60 years, people have trusted Kelly Services to help them reach their career goals. We are your proven link to employment opportunities that will pave the way for a successful future. Whoever and wherever you are—and with the right skills and attitude—Kelly can help you find a job, expand your career, and build your future.

View the full profile