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Staff Accountant

Description

Ref ID: 04550-0011369337

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $18.05 to $20.90 hourly

Are you an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy? Accountemps has an exciting opportunity at a rapidly-growing organization in the Higher Education industry for a Staff Accountant. This is career-building opportunity is located in the Norfolk, Virginia region and offered on a short-term temporary basis. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position will require a fair amount of time dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You'll also have responsibility over various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You'll also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, take part in compliance, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. Responsibilities - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Be a part of various department-wide initiatives - Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner - Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

Requirements

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Great attention to detail - Grant accounting experience - Proficiency in Microsoft Excel - Budget forecasting experience required - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - Experience with ERP systems - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Vow to meet business deadlines - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment If you are interested in this position, please contact Drew Johnson at 757-624-1100 or email [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

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Location US-VA-Norfolk
Employment Type Full-Time/Part-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Accounting, Finance, Professional Services
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Description

Ref ID: 04550-0011369337

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $18.05 to $20.90 hourly

Are you an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy? Accountemps has an exciting opportunity at a rapidly-growing organization in the Higher Education industry for a Staff Accountant. This is career-building opportunity is located in the Norfolk, Virginia region and offered on a short-term temporary basis. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position will require a fair amount of time dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You'll also have responsibility over various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You'll also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, take part in compliance, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. Responsibilities - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Be a part of various department-wide initiatives - Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner - Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

Requirements

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Great attention to detail - Grant accounting experience - Proficiency in Microsoft Excel - Budget forecasting experience required - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - Experience with ERP systems - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Vow to meet business deadlines - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment If you are interested in this position, please contact Drew Johnson at 757-624-1100 or email [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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