Staff Accountant


USD17.25 - 20.00 / Hourly



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May 10, 2019

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Accountemps is searching for a Staff Accountant for an opportunity with a company in the Manufacturing industry. In this role, you will have responsibility over the preparation of 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 will look over schedules for the reporting processes, participate in compliance, and keep in touch with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A good deal of time in this position will be spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This multi-faceted, challenging long-term temporary-to-full-time opportunity is at a Solon, Ohio based company where effort is rewarded and the environment is thriving.

How you will make an impact

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

- Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

- Maintain monthly payment schedules

- Take part the in implementation 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

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

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

- Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Take part in various department-wide initiatives

- Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

- Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

- 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

- Credit experience

- Journal entries experience preferred

- Deep understanding of debits

- Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

- Comprehensive knowledge of bank reconciliations

- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

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

- ERP system experience

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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