Senior Accountant

Jacksonville, Florida
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 50,000 - US$ 55,000 per year
Ref. Number
Sessoms,Debra, Spherion
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Job Description

Reporting to the Accounting Manager, the Senior Accountant assists in organizing all general accounting activities. Prepares accounting and financial reports and ensures accurate accounting systems and record keeping.


  • Oversee AP department.
  • Preparing GL entries.
  • Reconciling accounts on both a daily and monthly basis.
  • Assisting in preparation of monthly financial package.
  • Filing of sales and use tax, property tax and other compliance activities.
  • Identifying, researching and resolving problematic transactions.
  • Prepare schedules and provide documentation for the annual external audit.
  • Cross-train with accounts payable and accounts receivable.
  • Preparing various ad hoc reports.
  • Special projects as assigned.

Preferred skills:

  • Master's Degree in Accounting or Business
  • Experience with NetSuite
  • Previous experience in a wholesale distribution environment


  • BA/BS in Accounting.
  • 3+ years experience.
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Excellent analytical and decision-making abilities.
  • Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.

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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