Senior Accountant - Remote

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Location
Spokane, Washington
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 50.00 - US$ 60.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_67897
Contact
Tina Jannsen, Spherion
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Job Description

We're looking for a Senior Accountant to fill a 3+ month contract assignment working remotely. You'll primarily be responsible for reconciling and reviewing general ledger accounts, preparing and completing month-end close procedures, and assisting with monthly financial statement variance analysis. Ideally, you'll be ready to help the accounts payable team as needed, as well as various other projects as assigned. Public company experience is also a plus.
You'll succeed in this role if you are committed to operational excellence, focused on impact, crush assignments while striving to be a serious performer, and don't take yourself to seriously.

Responsibilities:
-Prepare and record journal entries and accruals, including maintaining key spreadsheets
-Perform account reconciliations in a timely manner and resolve variances each month, including bank reconciliations
-Assist Controller in performing monthly variance analysis
-Assist with financial statement and tax audits
-Assist in implementing, documenting and monitoring internal controls

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

Skills:
-Highly detail-oriented and obsessively organized
-Ability to multi-task, prioritize the myriad of tasks, and consistently meet deadlines
-Proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively with various levels of employees
-Superior analytical and problem-solving skills
-Excellent verbal and written communication

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
-Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required
-3-5 years of experience in accounting
-Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)


Once you apply online please follow up with a phone call to set up a phone screen. 509-456-4944 ex 1

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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