Staff Accountant

Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

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$23.75 - $27.50 /Hour
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Job Description Ref ID:00870-0010081921

Classification:Accountant - Staff

Compensation:$23.75 to $27.50 per hour

Accountemps is looking for a Staff Accountant for a long term temporary-to-fulltime role. 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 hold responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will support the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in SOX compliance, review schedules for the 10Q and 10K reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Financial Statements, and Budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Suwanee, Georgia region. Responsibilities - Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner - Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting - Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process - Take part in various department-wide initiatives - Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Job Requirements- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required - NetSuite, SAP, Blackline, and ADP skills - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued - CPA an added bonus - Solid understanding of payroll - Accounts receivable experience - Expense reports experience preferred - Accounts payable experience preferred - Well-founded grasp of inventory - Proven knowledge of SAP - Microsoft Office experience highly desired - Ability to meet deadlines - At least 5+ years of Accounting experience - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics preferred - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

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 once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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