Accountant

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Location
Madison, Wisconsin
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 28.00 - US$ 30.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_33956
Contact
Hennen, Grace, Spherion
Phone
608-274-6000
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Job Description

We are in immediate need of an Accountant with to work with a Wisconsin state entity. This office is located in downtown Madison, WI. This is a long term temporary position lasting approximately 10 months.

Responsibilities:
- Invoice processing, journal uploads, and expense processing
- Establishing and maintaining financial accounts, journals, ledgers and other records within an automated and/or manual financial system
- Interpreting and analyzing financial data
- Producing various accounting reports
- Allocating revenue and expense amounts to appropriate funds
- Interpreting and applying relevant policies, regulations, or procedures
- Performing internal and external account reconciliations
- Maintaining records and reports according to General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

Skills:
- Working knowledge of general accounting processes and procedures
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office specifically Excel
- Attention to detail and ability to take ownership of activities assigned
- Self-starter with ability to work independently

Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in accounting required
- Minimum of 3 years of accounting experience


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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, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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