Staff Accountant II

Columbus, Georgia
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
US$ 50,000 - US$ 60,000 per year, $50k - 60k per year + none
Ref. Number
Herring,Christopher, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is currently seek well Experienced Staff Accountant for a well established company in Columbus, GA area. This position is a possible Temp-Hire or Perm Placement for right candidate. Yearly salary is between $50,000 to $60,000 per year depending on experience. A BA or BS in Accounting is preferred. Minimum 2-5 years experience required. Must have knowledge of Multiple States Sales Tax. Must have ability to research and apply all GAAP guidelines. Will be responsible for learn General Ledger Systems and reporting Functionality's including SEC reports, budget reports, department reports, variance reports. Prepare monthly sales tax returns and property tax returns. File for business licenses and vehicle registrations. Prepare IFTA returns.Perform analysis on actual vs. budget as needed. Identify and resolve issues/errors. Establish relationships and constant communication with department heads to assist in identifying gaps and cost savings. Function as subject matter expert to ensure actual costs are properly recorded and in line with GAAP and corporate policies. Provide analysis and guidance to department heads and assist in developing budget updates. All candidates will have to pass a Full Background and Drug Screen. Maybe asked to take certain Accounting and related Assessments. Company has a competitive Benefits Package with Health, Dental, 401K plans.

*Will handle all Accounting Practices
*Have worked in a Medium to Large Scale Business as Staff Accountant
*Handle all Licensing, Monthly Taxes, Tax Returns and Property Taxes
*Identify errors and resolution to management
*Assist in the preparation of quarterly and annual filings in accordance with GAAP.

Working hours: Mon-Fri 8 AM - 5 PM

*2-5 Years Experience
*BA or BS in Accounting
*Ability to use Excel, Word, Power Point
*Strong Communication Skills Written and Verbal
*Attention to detail
*Knowledge of GAAP

Please go to to apply. Resumes can be sent to for consideration. Please have profile built for Assessments to be sent prior to screening.

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, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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