Accountant - StaffCompensation:
$22.16 to $25.66 per hour
If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. This is career-building opportunity is located in the Sterling, Virginia region and offered on a short-term temporary basis. As Staff Accountant, your duties will include preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A very involved position, this role produces Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. How you will make an impact - Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed - Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments - Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner Interested candidates, please forward a Word copy of your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why" - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment - Recent and relevant accounting experience - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Proficient in ERP systems - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required - Command of accounts payable - QuickBooks experience desired - Spreadsheet and database capabilities
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.
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$22.16 - $25.66 /Hour
Accounting, Finance, Professional Services