Staff/Senior Accountant

Employer
Kforce
Location
Annapolis, MD
Posted
Sep 13, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Ref
86519838
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Kforce has a client that is seeking a Staff/Senior Accountant in Annapolis, MD.Responsibilities of a Staff/Senior Accountant: * Prepares monthly financial statements and other necessary/requested financial information in a timely manner * Supervises the staff accountants and accounting assistant; This includes assistance with solving problems, and taking an active role in staff development * Compiles and assists the Manager, Budgets in the preparation of the Annual Budget, including coordination with appropriate personnel for entities under his/her responsibility * Staff/Senior Accountant is responsible for the monthly general ledger closing and maintaining the general accounting system (eg account reconciliations, review daily cash summaries, preparation of journal entries) * Analyzes actual vs. budget variances on a monthly basis and confers with the Manager, General Accounting and Financial Reporting and Director of Finance on all material variances * Investigates variances by communicating with appropriate personnel of entities * Staff/Senior Accountant analyzes accounting systems and procedures, making recommendations to the Manager, General Accounting and Financial Reporting for improvement of internal controls or processes when necessary; Documents accounting systems/procedures * Assists management staff in resolving expense management problems when accounting clarification is needed * Assists external auditors and prepares all necessary audit schedules for entities * Staff/Senior Accountant prepares other financial analyses of entities when requested by the Director of Finance and Manager, General Accounting and Financial Reporting * Responsible for accumulating information for tax preparers to ensure timely filing of various tax returns (eg Form 990, 990T, 1120), or direct preparation of tax returns in some instances (eg personal property) * Staff/Senior Accountant with a Bachelor's degree with a major in Accounting, Finance, Business Management or related field is required * Three years of related experience, If Bachelors is in unrelated field, five year of experience is required * Excellent written and oral communication skills required * High level of interpersonal skills Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Hours