Staff Accountant

Accountemps Schaumburg, IL
Ref ID:01310-9501361626

Classification:Accountant - Staff

Compensation:$20.00 to $25.00 per hour

A client of Accountemps is looking for a Staff Accountant for a temporary opportunity with a growing organization. As the Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, perform month-end and year-end closings, process transactions, reconciling accounts and the general ledger. In the organization, the Staff Accountant will be working with other accounting professionals in a team environment. This incredible opportunity is located in the Schaumburg, Illinois area. If you think you would make a great addition to the accounting team, please apply! For more details, see below. Role Responsibilities ? Prepare complex 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 ? Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation ? Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP ? Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules ? Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation ? In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations ? Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision ? Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation ? Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation ? Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner ? Participate in various department-wide initiatives ? Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Qualifications ? BA/BS or equivalent?in Accounting, Finance or Economics preferred ? At least 2?years?of Accounting experience ? Strong proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft Program?skills required ? Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus ? Experience with NetSuite, SAP, Blackline or ADP a plus ? Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail a plus ? Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills ? Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines ? Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, work independently and prioritize tasks

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.

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