Staff Accountant

Centreville, VA
Nov 09, 2018
Nov 12, 2018
Full Time
Ref ID:04560-0010713289Classification:Accountant - StaffCompensation:$21.85 to $25.30 per hourAccountemps is looking for an experienced, organized individual to take on the short term temporary role of Staff Accountant at a growing, dynamic company. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Centreville, Virginia region. Your responsibilities - Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process - Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting - Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision - Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner Interested candidates, please forward a Word copy of your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]- Expertise in accounts receivable - Billing experience - Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable aging - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required - ERP system experience - Ability to meet deadlines - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problemsAccountemps 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(R) 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 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.All applicants applying for US 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. (C) 2018 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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