Staff Accountant


Salary:

$19.00 to $22.00 per hour

Location:

Appleton, WI

Date Posted:

May 20, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

04630-0010966976

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
There's currently a long-term temporary position available for an experienced Staff Accountant with Accountemps. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Financial Statements, and Budgets. This Appleton, Wisconsin based company is offering an opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.

Responsibilities

- Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

- Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

- Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Maintain monthly payment schedules

- Partake in annual closing processes

- Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

- Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

- Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings

- Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Requirements
- Deep understanding of general ledger

- Cash reconciliations experience highly desired

- Solid understanding of Excel Formulas

- Expertise in Microsoft Excel

- Account reconciliation experience preferred

- Competent with spreadsheets and databases

- Self-starter and strong ethical standards

- Ability to meet deadlines

- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

- 1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

- Current and relevant ERP system experience

- High attention to detail

- Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

For immediate consideration, please send an updated resume to [email protected]
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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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Appleton, WI

100 W. Lawrence Street, 3rd Floor
Appleton, WI 54911
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920.996.0610
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