Full Charge Bookkeeper


USD19.00 - 25.00 / Hourly


Tacoma, WA

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May 8, 2019

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This Full Charge Bookkeeper position is for someone with a background in accounting, who is interested in taking on a challenging role with opportunity for advancement. Are you looking for work as a Full Charge Bookkeeper? If you're comfortable with preparing and processing financial statements and accounts and managing all general accounting and bookkeeping essential functions, Accountemps might have a job for you. Candidates with excellent organizational skills, strong communication tactics, and the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines will be best fit for this position.

Your responsibilities

- Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable; handling collections as needed

- Tracking fixed assets and preparing depreciation schedules

- Performing reconciliations for bank and general ledgers, as well as payroll processing

- Managing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers

- Putting together the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement

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

- Completing monthly, quarterly, and year end close, on time and in an accurate manner

- Retaining historical records through the accurate filing of documents
- Highly organized and self-motivated

- High school diploma or equivalent required, and AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business preferred

- Able to work independently with a minimal amount of oversight

- Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner

- Background in payroll preferred

- Adeptness in Microsoft Excel

- Payroll tax experience required

- Full charge bookkeeping experience desired

- Proficiency in general ledger

- Bank reconciliations experience

- Experience with QuickBooks

- Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures

- Peachtree experience desired

- A thorough knowledge of accrual and cash basis of accounting

- Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work

- 3 or more years of experience in the bookkeeping field

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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