Accountant- Project Based

Adecco Staffing, USA
Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
USD 18.00 - 25.00 per hour
26 Nov 2020
27 Nov 2020
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Adecco is seeking 2 qualified accountants for a project with a top organization in Rapid City. This is a temporary project that is expected to go 3-6 months. Ideal candidates would have strong project management skills and the ability to work with little supervision. If you meet the qualifications listed below, please apply TODAY!

Job Duties
  • Perform assigned duties in a professional manner to facilitate the objectives and goals of the company and to enhance the image of the Accounting Department.
  • Assist the Accounting Managers in the development and maintenance of accounting policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that systems and procedures are in compliance with company policies, acceptable accounting practices, and applicable regulations.
  • Present ideas for improving efficiency of duties to the Accounting Managers.
  • Complete complex accounting analyses and present the results in a clear and concise manner to the Accounting Managers as well as Financial Managers and non-accounting personnel.
  • Respond quickly to data requests for rate cases, internal and external audit, financial reporting, etc. Ensure that information is accurate and presented in a useful and understandable format.
  • Complete the reconciliations of general ledger accounts. Follow up on discrepancies and implement procedures to ensure adequate resolution.
  • Prepare and coordinate the preparation of journal entries and upload and post journal entries to the PeopleSoft system. Document journal entry procedures.
  • Obtain a strong understanding of the PeopleSoft general ledger system. Identify and communicate any system deficiencies to the Accounting Managers. Perform adequate follow up/work with Accounting Systems team to ensure enhancements or fixes are properly implemented. Provide assistance as needed on any enhancements or upgrades to the systems.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor's degree in Business/Accounting or related degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Prior experience in an accounting related field

  • Thorough knowledge of business and accounting methods and procedures including automated accounting systems.
  • Public accounting or audit knowledge
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to work accurately and quickly in a fast paced, high compliance environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Must have strong computer and analytical skills.
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of business information.

  • Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.

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