Staff Accountant


Salary:

$16.15 to $18.70 per hour

Location:

LISBON, OH

Date Posted:

April 23, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

03400-0010858123

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
Are you looking to grow your career? Accountemps is looking to bring on a temporary to full-time Staff Accountant with exceptional organization skills and know-how into a growing organization in the Government industry. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist with the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Lisbon, Ohio region.

Major responsibilities

- Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

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

- Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management

- Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

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

- Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

- Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

- Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Requirements
- 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

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

- Self-starter and strong ethical standards

- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

- Efficient in ERP systems

- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Microsoft Excel experience

- Command of financial reporting

- Account analysis experience

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- Excellent attention to detail

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

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

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
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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