Full Charge Bookkeeper

New York
25 May 2019
30 May 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Ref ID:02999758

Classification:Bookkeeper – F/C

Compensation:$23.00 to $25.00 per hour

You'll find that the opening at Accountemps for a Full Charge Bookkeeper is an excellent opportunity. To be successful in this role and take advantage of the growth potential, you should multitask effectively, manage your time well, and have strong communication and organizational skills. Your responsibilities will include the preparation of financial statements; the establishment and preservation of the accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives of the business; and all other general accounting and bookkeeping tasks. The short–term temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper will work in New York, New York. Your responsibilities – Performing accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, including collections – Preparing depreciation schedules by tracking fixed assets – Maintaining adherence to federal, state, and local legal requirements by keeping up to date on them, filing reports, and advising management on needed actions – Overseeing accounting clerks and entry–level bookkeepers – Ensuring correct and punctual monthly, quarterly and year end close – Performing reconciliations for bank and general ledgers, as well as payroll processing – Producing the trial balance and financial statements, including, but not limited to, balance sheet and statements of income and of cash flows – Carefully filing documents to preserve historical records
– Prior payroll experience preferred – Experienced in accrual and cash basis of accounting – Highly capable of analyzing financial data and quickly creating accurate reports – 5+ years of experience in the bookkeeping field – Capable of working independently with minimal oversight – High school diploma or similar accreditation, and an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended – Excel and Peachtree experience a plus – Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds – Highly organized and self–motivated – Show the ability to adapt and learn new techniques and skill sets when required – Solid understanding of QuickBooks – Knowledge of Microsoft Excel – Strong familiarity with general ledger – Journal entries 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.

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