Senior Accountant


Salary:

$21.00 to $26.00 per hour

Location:

Fresno, CA

Date Posted:

May 3, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

00310-9501837341

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
Accountemps is looking for an experienced Senior accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying the financial transactions for one of the largest companies in Fresno County. This firm has been established for over 100 years and won't be slowing down anytime soon. This Senior Accountant role is slated to be a temporary to full-time position.
Senior Accountant responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures. A successful Senior Accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts. The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and/or managing a team of accountants and junior accountants.

Senior Accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of our accounting tasks.

Responsibilities:
?Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
?Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
?Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
?Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
?Provide technical support and advice on Management accountant
?Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
?Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers
?Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
?Provide input into department?s goal setting process
?Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
?Assist with tax audits and tax returns
?Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
?Plan, assign and review staff?s work
?Support month-end and year-end close process
?Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
?Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
?Liaise with our Financial manager and Accounting manager to improve financial procedures


If this is a position where you believe that you can establish a long-term career then please email [email protected] and/or [email protected]
Requirements
Requirements:
?Proven experience as a financial controller, accounting supervisor, chief or senior accountant
?Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
?In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
?Awareness of business trends
?Familiarity with financial accounting statements
?Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
?Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like FreshBooks and QuickBooks
?Advanced Microsoft Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
?Accuracy and attention to detail
?Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
?BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant
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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