Accountant

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Location
Warner Robins, Georgia
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 18.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_66372
Contact
Driggers, Kristen, Spherion
Phone
478.956.1700
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is looking for an experienced Accountant to work for a local company in the Warner Robins area. This is a temporary position that can last roughly 3-6 weeks.

Responsibilities:
Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports.
Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
Secures financial information by completing database backups.
Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to investigate and identify root cause for invoice routing issues, invoices on hold and make recommendations for improvement.
Must be organized, have excellent attention to detail, ability to multi-task and willingness to learn new skills
Must develop & maintain excellent working relationships and communicate effectively with internal customers, particularly in the purchasing & finance departments
Develop a complete understanding and maintain up-to-date knowledge on computerized AP systems (Oracle, SAP and an Accounts Payable Automated Solution)
Employee works in a fast-paced open office environment

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
High School Diploma required
Verified Bachelor of Business Adminisitration, Majoy in Accounting
Minimum 5 years verifiable working experience in Accountant position, with increasing levels of responsibility
Recent governmental accounting work experience preferred
Recent cash management experience, which includes performance of monthly bank reconciliations
Extensive experience with Microsoft Office, with Excel experience including medium to advance level that includes pivot tables and other complex calculations and formulas
Verifiable current references
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Team player, willingness to do what is needed to get the job done
Teachable spirit


Please apply to this posting, include your resume, and call Spherion Staffing to process your application. We look forward to speaking to you soon!

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. 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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