Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $23.75 - $27.50 gross per hour
  • Providence


Looking to take the next step in your accounting career? Check out this fantastic opportunity for a Staff Accountant through Accountemps at a dynamic firm. 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. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. In addition, you'll be in communication with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, participating in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The Fairhaven, Massachusetts based company offering this multi-faceted, challenging long-term temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment where innovation is encouraged and effort is rewarded.

Your responsibilities

- Partake in annual closing processes

- Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

- Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

- Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

- Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

- Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

- Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

- Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Ability to meet deadlines

- Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Business Plan experience

- Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel

- Experience with Analyze Variance

- Deep understanding of month end closings

- Expertise in journal entries

- Reconciliations experience

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • accountant
  • accounting
  • erp
  • excel
  • payroll

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