Staff Accountant


Salary:

$15.84 to $18.34 per hour

Location:

NORFOLK, VA

Date Posted:

May 3, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary-to-full-time

Job Reference:

04550-0010949852

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
Accountemps is looking for a Staff Accountant for a temporary-to-full-time position. The Staff Accountant is responsible for 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. You will provide support in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Norfolk, Virginia region, this company offers an engaging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Key responsibilities

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

- Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

- Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management

- Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules

- Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

- Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner

- Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process

- Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision


For Immediate Consideration, please contact Leigh Goings at 757-624-1100 or [email protected]
Requirements
- Recent and relevant accounting experience

- Vow to meet business deadlines

- Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

- Competent with spreadsheets and databases

- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

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

- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

- High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

- ERP system experience

- Deep understanding of bank reconciliations

- Solid understanding of general ledger

- Microsoft Excel experience preferred

- Account reconciliation experience preferred
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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Norfolk, VA

150 West Main Street
Suite 1850
Norfolk, VA 23510
us
757.624.1100
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