Classification:Accountant - Staff
Compensation:$28.50 to $33.00 per hour
If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. Located in the Silver Spring, Maryland area, this long term temporary-to-fulltime position is an engaging, multi-faceted opportunity where hard work is rewarded. In this role, the Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position will require a fair amount of time dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You will also be in charge of many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You'll also be involved in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. Your responsibilities in this role - Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting - Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Maintain monthly payment schedules - Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Partake in annual closing processes - Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
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 once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.