Fort Myers, Florida
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
US$ 20.00 - US$ 24.00 per hour, $20 - 24 per hour + none
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Job Description

We are looking for an seasoned Accountant to fill in for maternity leave. This position could be 12 weeks or more. There could be an opportunity for this to be a long term, temp-to-hire position.

.The Accountant will analyze financial information for multiple companies and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability or other financial activities within our organization.

Some of the of Key Responsibilities for the Accountant will be, but not limited to;

Engage and support the daily and critical aspects of accounting; general ledger through financial statements
Responsible for month end closing process, including journal entries, accounts reconciliations, updating of account schedules, calculation and entry of accruals
Preparation of general ledger entries and reconciliations for month-end closing to close books in a timely manner
Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to reporting and procedural standards; monitoring and reporting key performance indicators
Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns for multiple entities, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting or other local, state and federal tax requirements

Working hours: Monday - Friday

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities for the Accountant are as follows;

Applied knowledge of accounting theory and GAAP
Ability to analyze data and prepare comprehensive reports
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary internal and external customer service
Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite with advanced Excel
Ability to read, write, and speak English and Spanish fluently is a plus.

Summary of Experience and Education

Bachelor's degree or higher in accounting
3-5 years Accounting or relative experience
Previous experience in transportation or logistics a plus
Previous SAP, EP and audit experience a plus

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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