Junior Accountant

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Apr 27, 2017
Closes
Apr 28, 2017
Function
Accountant
Industry
Science
Hours
Full Time
The EMMES Corporation, organized in 1977, is a privately owned Contract Research Organization (CRO) located in Rockville, Maryland. Emmes is dedicated to providing statistical and epidemiological expertise, computer systems development, data management, study monitoring, regulatory guidance, and overall operational support to clients engaged in clinical and biomedical research. Emmes is seeking a Junior Accountant to join its Accounting & Finance team.

The Junior Accountant provides support to the Accounting Department as detailed in the list of responsibilities below. The Junior Accountant must be able to work effectively with individuals both within the Accounting Department as well as outside the department. He/she will gain an understanding of Emmes policy and Government regulations related to travel and allowable expenses, and will be able to apply and communicate these regulations in the performance of his/her work. The Junior Accountant will be able to develop a broader understanding of these regulations and apply them in an increasingly independent manner.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

    Accurate and timely entry of vendor invoices into the Accounts Payable system in Deltek GCS Premier Review expense reports submitted through the Unanet system to ensure the costs are allowable, in line with Company policy and Government regulations, and allocated to the correct accounts Provide timesheet and expense report training to Emmes new hires Organizing and issuing monthly bills to clients Issuing check payments to vendors and organizing accounting records Miscellaneous administrative tasks and ad hoc assignments

Requirements

    Bachelors Degree in Accounting preferred 1 plus year of experience in accounting preferred Experience working in a Federal Government Contracting environment is a plus Strong organization, time management, and analytical skills Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills Ability to apply company policies and procedures to resolve routine issues Experience with Deltek software a plus Proficient with MS Office applications Detail oriented

Emmes has an outstanding benefits package including: generous tuition reimbursement, professional development and training programs.

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Emmes is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/M/F/D/V