Staff Accountant

Employer
Accountemps
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 16, 2019
Closes
Jun 19, 2019
Ref
154880636
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID:04510-0011031770Classification:Accountant - StaffCompensation:$19.79 to $22.91 per hourTake the next step in your accounting career by checking out this fantastic opportunity through Accountemps! They've partnered with an esteemed organization in the Healthcare/NHS industry to find an experienced Staff Accountant for their team. Your responsibilities as Staff Accountant will include preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you'll have responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you'll be in communication with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, participating in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes. An involved position, you will be producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Washington, District of Columbia based firm has a short-term temporary position available, and offers an innovative work environment where effort is rewarded. What you get to do every day - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments - Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed - Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner - Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Skilled with ERP systems - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Great attention to detail - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus - Spreadsheet and database capabilities - Account reconciliation experience required - Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP) - Vow to meet business deadlines If you are interested, email your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]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(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 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.All applicants applying for 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) 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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