Payroll Accountant (AP Specialist or Staff Accountant)

Recruiter
Cordia Resources
Location
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Salary
USD 28.84 per hour
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
18 Sep 2020
Ref
13653827
Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Our client is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) institution for higher education who is seeking a permanent Payroll Accountant (Accounts Payable Specialist with Payroll experience). This is a direct hire opportunity with yearly compensation in the range of $55K-$60K. This role is currently remote but the candidate must be able to work in the Fairfax, VA location.

**Must have Payroll experience. Payroll experience is the key component for this role as well as a solid understanding and experience with Accounts Payable. Ideal candidate would be an AP Specialist or Staff Accountant with 3-5 years of payroll experience.
Desired Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • 3-5 years accounts payable
  • 3- 5 years of Payroll experience
  • Knowledge of general accounting principles, regulatory standards and compliance requirements
  • General math skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office, including the ability to operate computerized accounting and spreadsheet programs
  • High degree of accuracy, attention to detail and confidentiality
  • Excellent data entry skills
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving skills
  • Effective verbal, listening and written communication skills