Accounting Specialists - Burlington, Vermont

Job Reference:1001663763
Position Type:Permanent
Industry:Accounting & Auditing
City, State:Burlington, Vermont
Salary:US$15.00 - US$28.00 per hour
Contact:Jana Venable, Spherion, United States

Job Description

Spherion Professional Services, a national recruiting and staffing agency with a locally owned office in South Burlington, VT is seeking Accounting candidates for multiple positions in Chittenden and Washington Counties.  Full-time and part-time positions available from entry-level to advanced.  Seeking: Staff Accountants, Accounting Assistants and Clerks, Accounts Payable/Receivable Specialists and Assistant Controllers.  Pay ranges from $15 - $28 hourly depending on skills and experience required.

Need is immediate; must be able to start right away. 

Supplemental health plan, dental, vision and disability benefits available with no waiting period.

If you have relevant software skills and a graduate degree and/or proven experience in any of these Accounting disciplines please apply online at: Reference ID# 1001663763



Responsibilities vary from basic accounts payables and/or receivables entry to executive-level full-cycle accounting, reconciliation, analysis and reporting, depending on position.


Essential Functions (responsibilities will vary by position):

* Compile, verify and process accounts payables and/or accounts receivables.

* Update and maintain accounts payables/receivables databases and files.

* Verify approvals on vendor invoices and check requests, maintain vendor files.

* Prepare and process weekly check run and rush items.

* Generate invoices, record daily cash receipts. Prepare daily deposit.

* Prepare timely, accurate reconciliations and journal entries.

* Prepare and process payroll, accurately maintain payroll records.

* Create, maintain and analyze month-end and financial reports.

* Maintain and ensure accuracy of general ledger.

* Audit preparation and special projects.


* Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance or Business desirable.

* Accounting experience and skillset (entry-level to advanced, varies by position.)

* Mastery of intergrated accounting, databases and computerized spreadsheets.

* High-level of proficiency with MsWord, MsExcel/Pivot Tables and Outlook.

* Excellent analytical, communication, organizational and problem solving skills.

* Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment.

* Must possess an eye for detail; accuracy is imperative.

* Professional confidentiality and discretion.

* Ability to meet deadlines.