Accountemps is on the look-out for an organized individual with accounting chops to join a growing Service organization in the short term temporary-to-fulltime role of Staff Accountant. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will hold responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will support the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Franklin, Massachusetts region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. Your responsibilities in this role - Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process - Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed - Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management - Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner - Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - Expertise in accounts receivable - Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger - Strong familiarity with accounts payable - Adeptness in revenue reporting - Experience with payroll - Budgeting experience - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Experience with ERP systems - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
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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