Fixed Assets Accountant

Employer
Randstad USA
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Staff Accountant Create and monitor a system of controls, procedures, and forms for the recordation of fixed assets. Recommend to management any updates to accounting policies related to fixed assets. Assign tag numbers to fixed assets. Record fixed asset acquisitions and dispositions in the accounting system. Track the compilation of project costs into fixed asset accounts, and close out those accounts once the related projects have been completed. Reconcile the balance in the fixed asset subsidiary ledger to the summary level account in the general ledger. Calculate depreciation for all fixed assets. Review and update the detailed schedule of fixed assets and accumulated depreciation. Conduct periodic impairment reviews for intangible assets. Conduct periodic physical inventory counts of fixed assets. Conduct analyses related to fixed assets as requested by management. Prepare audit schedules relating to fixed assets, and assist the auditors in their inquiries. Track company expenditures for fixed assets in comparison to the capital budget and management authorizations.Requirements: Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting 3 years of accounting and fixed assets experience Excellent research and inter-personnel skills Excellent organizational skills and detailed oriented Computer knowledge - including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel