Staff Accountant

Accountemps Quakertown, PA
Ref ID:03700-0010533535

Classification:Accountant - Staff

Compensation:DOE

Accountemps is looking to find a talented, efficient Staff Accountant to join an esteemed organization. In this role, you will have responsibility over the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will have charge over many aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A very involved position, the Staff Accountant spends a good deal of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Quakertown, Pennsylvania area, the company offering this challenging long term temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment and rewards effort. Your responsibilities in this role - Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner - Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Maintain monthly payment schedules - Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management - Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments - Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed - Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity - Proficient in ERP systems - Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes - Microsoft Excel experience preferred - General ledger experience preferred - Comprehensive knowledge of bank reconciliations - Journal entries experience - experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Recent and relevant accounting experience

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® 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 www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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