Staff Accountant


$20.59 to $23.84 per hour


Glendale, CA

Date Posted:

April 24, 2019

Employment Type:


Job Reference:


Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance

An up-and-coming firm has teamed up with Accountemps to find an efficient Staff Accountant to join their growing team. The responsibilities of a Staff Accountant entail preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. In addition, you'll be in communication with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, participating in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Glendale, California area, the company offering this challenging long-term temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment and rewards effort.

For immediate consideration email your resume to [email protected]

Major responsibilities
- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
- Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
- Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
- Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
- Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
- Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
- Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
- Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
- Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
- Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
- Recent and relevant accounting experience
- Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
- Vow to meet business deadlines
- ERP system experience
- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
- Spreadsheet and database capabilities
- Foundational knowledge in QuickBooks
- Command of Prepaids
- Solid understanding of fixed assets
- Deep understanding of accruals
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 to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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