JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT

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Location
Lafayette, Louisiana
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 38,000 - US$ 42,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_41230
Contact
White,Maurie, Spherion
Phone
337-2690508
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Job Description

Spherion is looking for a Jr. Accountant for a local company on Lafayette, LA. This is a direct hire position.
The ideal candidate will have a head for numbers, experience with MS Excel and QuickBooks and strong analytical skills. The Junior Accountant will report directly to the Controller, and will need to demonstrate the ability to work proactively and independently in a dynamic office environment. The client offers opportunities for advancement for the right candidate, and a competitive salary and benefits.
$38,000-$43,000/yr. DOE

Responsibilities:
Position includes preparing:
Journal entries
Assist with Balance Sheet reconciliations and schedules.
Assist with payroll.
Assist with asset purchases.
Various other tasks.
Special projects.

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

Skills:
--Able to multi-task and prioritize work effectively
--People oriented and friendly
--Ability to work independently and as part of a team
--Attention to detail with tenacious research skills
--Strong written and verbal communication skills
--Excellent problem-solving skills
--Flexibility

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Junior Accountant qualification and requirements:
Bachelor?s Degree in Accounting
Detailed knowledge about the basics of financial statements
Working knowledge of QuickBooks.
Strong Excel skills


Apply online at www.Spherion.com today!

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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