Staff Accountant

24 Jun 2019
26 Jun 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Ref ID:02024290

Classification:Accountant – Staff

Compensation:$15.00 to $18.00 per hour

Accountemps is looking for an experienced, organized individual to take on the long–term temporary–to–full–time role of Staff Accountant at a growing, dynamic company. As a Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year–end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will provide support in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This Rochester, New York based company is offering an opportunity that is multi–faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded. What you get to do every day – Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation – Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll – Assist 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 – Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision – Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation – Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner – Ad–hoc reporting and special projects, as needed – Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules – Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
– Self–starter with efficient time management and organizational skills – Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment – Knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP) – Auditing experience – Experience with general ledger – Strong familiarity with month end closings – Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel – Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR) – Experience with ERP systems – Recent and relevant accounting experience – BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics – Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required – Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills – Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases – Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast–paced environment – Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines – Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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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