Spherion Staffing, a national recruiting and staffing agency with a locally owned office in South Burlington, VT is seeking an Accounting Specialist in South Burlington, VT. This is a full time, temporary opportunity. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of experience with account reconciliation and balance sheets. Experience with wire and/or experience in the banking industry is helpful but not required.
Please apply online at:
www.spherion.com Reference ID# S_7106
The Accounting Specialist is responsible for daily, weekly and monthly reconciliation of various general ledger and internal accounts. Duties may also include regulatory reporting, accounts payable, wire verification and monitoring.
Maintain thorough knowledge of specific functions of general ledger accounts including but not limited to settlement, GL Recon, Return Item Clearing, ATM balancing, and Teller balancing.
Reconcile general ledger and internal accounts on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.
Perform wire callbacks to customers according to procedures.
Create and file weekly and monthly finance reports.
Manage Canadian checks, sales tax and wire.
Verify Accounts payable invoicing.
Other duties as assigned.
Working hours: 8-5 Monday through Friday
Degree in Accounting/Finance, or a relevant discipline.
Minimum 2 years of experience in account reconciliation.
Basic understanding of Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Statement of Cash Flows.
Proficiency in use of computer technology including Microsoft Office Suites.
Ability to organize, prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment.
Accuracy and attention to detail; thoroughness and follow through.
Strong verbal, written and listening/communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as a team member.
Professional attitude and appearance at all times.
Bank industry accounting experience helpful.
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