Staff Accountant


Salary:

DOE

Location:

SEATTLE, WA

Date Posted:

April 26, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

04410-0010945151

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
An up-and-coming firm has teamed up with Accountemps to find an efficient Staff Accountant to join their growing team. In the role of Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. You'll also be participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The organization offering this multi-faceted short-term temporary opportunity is based in the Seattle, Washington region, and provides a terrific work environment where effort is rewarded.

What you get to do every single day

- Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Partake in annual closing processes

- Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

- Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

- Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision

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

- Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

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

- Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Requirements
- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

- Be detailed, flexible, and organized

- The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

- Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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

- Foundational knowledge in account reconciliation

- Microsoft Excel experience preferred

- Elite experience

- Strong familiarity with bank reconciliations

- ERP system experience

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Recent and relevant accounting experience

- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
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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