Sr Accountant

Employer
FlexProfessionals, LLC
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Sep 26, 2021
Closes
Sep 29, 2021
Ref
114647096
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Accounting, business management, and consulting services firm seeks to hire directly a Part-time Senior Accountant/ Client On-boarding Specialist. Job Type: Direct hire Location: Remote but must be local to the Washington, DC Metro Area Hours/Schedule: Looking for a candidate who can work 20- 25 hours weekly, flexible schedule to be done during business hours Pay Rate: $40/hr, based on experience Job Description: The Senior Accountant will be primarily responsible for on-boarding new clients and performing a significant amount of accounting clean up under tight deadlines. The ideal candidate should have broad general ledger experience and be comfortable working with data that may be incomplete or incorrectly recorded. Responsibilities: Assist in on-boarding new clients ensuring that their financial transactions have been properly recorded. Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts Review reasonableness of Income Statement accounts. Research irregularities and inconsistencies as identified. Review detailed financial transactions for appropriate coding and classification. Research financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information. Find solutions to financial accounts that appear unreasonable. Propose journal entries needed to correct financial errors. Perform analytics on the Balance Sheet and Income Statement. Prepare audit schedules for auditors. Prepare and provide supporting documentation requested by auditors. Other client projects as needed, including workpaper and financial statement quality control reviews Qualifications: A Bachelor s Degree in Accounting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience A minimum of five years of general accounting experience Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) Advanced knowledge Microsoft Excel, and at least one widely used third-party accounting system Excellent organizational, problem-solving, project management, and communication skills Experience in audit workpaper preparation Comprehensive financial statement preparation Monthly and quarterly account reconciliations Experience and understanding of proper documentation of accounting transactions Understanding and experience with detailed accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll transactions Ability to work independently from a home office Ability to work well under very tight deadlines Ability to function well in a team-oriented environment Strong commitment to confidentiality Proven virtual communication proficiency Experience in a multi-client environment is preferred