Staff Accountant

Gulfport, Mississippi
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
US$ 16.00 - US$ 16.38 per hour, $16.00 - 16.38 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Christy A. Strawbridge-Frome, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion, a recognized leader in the recruiting and staffing industry, is assisting a local Credit Union with identifying an extraordinary staff accountant.

The staff account is responsible for the day to day accounting and record keeping activities within the credit union. The position requires the utmost attention to detail, timeliness, efficiency, cost effectiveness, and customer service while adhering to the standards set by the company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Process and reconcile ACH Debits and Credits

Process loan entries and reconcile general ledger accounts

Maintain subsidiary records including payables, receivables, depreciation, pre-paids and accruals

Process member payrolls and resolve issues and exceptions

Manage and reconcile money order supply

Research and resolve member and staff issues in a timely manner

Process ACH origination

Process IRS backup withholding notices and payment processing

Balance cash accounts daily including verification of wire transfers

Process accounts payable and resolve any vendor issues

Assist in reconciling fixed asset and prepaid accounts

Process staff and officials employee expense reports

Assist in processing investment accrual transactions

Assist in improving departmental operating processes and procedures

Update and maintain policies and procedures within Accounting Department

Cross train within department to perform backup to other positions

Proficiently utilize Microsoft Office products to complete daily tasks

Working hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Prior banking/credit union experience MANDATORY

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience

Minimum five years of proven, progressive accounting experience

Experience with Microsoft Office, Word, Outlook and an advanced knowledge of Excel

Excellent analytical and organizational skills with accuracy and attention to detail

Ability and willingness to complete tasks within assigned deadlines

You must submit your resume when applying!

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