Staff Accountant

Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

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$19.00 - $23.00 /Hour
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Job Description Ref ID:02360-0010212436

Classification:Accountant - Staff

Compensation:$19.00 to $23.00 per hour

Accountemps is searching for a Staff Accountant for a temporary opportunity with a fast-growing 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 hold responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Financial Statements, and Budgets. Based in the Owatonna, Minnesota region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. How you will make an impact as a Staff Accountant: - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner - Take part in various department-wide initiatives - 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 - Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management - Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation If you are interested in this position please contact Caitlin Fjerstad at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or give us a call at 952-882-9399!
Job Requirements- Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Financial reconciliation experience - Bank reconciliations experience - Job costing experience highly desired - Account reconciliation experience preferred - Proven knowledge of standard costs - Well-founded grasp of Microsoft Excel - Journal entries experience - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast paced environment - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - At least 2 years of Accounting experience - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - Knowledgeable of ERP systems

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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