Full Charge Bookkeeper


USD26.00 - 30.00 / Hourly



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June 12, 2019

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You will succeed in this Full Charge Bookkeeper position if you have a background in accounting and you're interested in taking on a challenging role with opportunity for advancement. Accountemps is seeking a Full Charge Bookkeeper to prepare and process financial statements and accounts and manage all general accounting and bookkeeping essential functions with a company in the Legal industry. Candidates must possess excellent organizational skills, strong communication tactics and have the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines. This short-term temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper position is located in the Century City area.

If you're interested please send your resume to [email protected]

Your responsibilities in this role

- Tracking fixed assets and constructing depreciation schedules

- Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

- Overseeing work of accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers

- Reconciling bank and general ledgers, and processing payroll

- Maintaining knowledge of current federal, state, and local legal requirements, ensuring adherence to them, filing reports, and communicating with management on needed actions

- Retaining historical records through the accurate filing of documents

- Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including, but not limited to, balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows

- Performing accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, including collections
- Ability to multitask and communicate effectively with individuals of all backgrounds

- Strong organization skills

- High school diploma or similar certification with an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended

- Earlier work involving Excel, Quickbooks, and Peachtree

- Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate

- A thorough knowledge of accrual and cash basis of accounting

- Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision

- Background in payroll preferred

- 3+ years of relevant experience in bookkeeping

- Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired

- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred

- Be creative, adaptive, and eager to learn new technical skill sets

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.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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