Staff Accountant

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Location
Mulberry, Florida
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 20.00 - US$ 24.75 per hour
Ref. Number
S_31653
Contact
Carter, Debbi, Spherion
Phone
debbicarter@spherion.com
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Job Description

NOTE: THIS IS A SIX MONTH CONTRACT POSITION

Position is responsible to assist in the preparation and analysis of financial data resulting in the preparation of timely and accurate account reconciliations. Responsible for performing accounting activities such as maintenance of general ledger accounts, preparing various account reconciliations and year-end audit schedules, examining, analyzing and interpreting accounting records for management.

Responsibilities:
1. Preparation and reconciliation of various general ledger accounts
2. Analyze financial data to detect problems and take necessary action to correct those problems.
3. Monitor and manage expense accruals.
4. Prepare various financial reports for other department and 3rd parties.
5. Use secondary financial programs to generate files or reports to be uploaded into Lawson.
6. Maintain assigned audit schedules for fiscal year-end presentation
7. Support manager with month-end and year-end process.

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

Skills:
1. Four year college degree in Accounting
2. Two to four years general ledger experience.
3. General understanding of GAAP.
4. Advanced computer skills: Microsoft suite of products.
5. Lawson General Ledger software package experience strongly preferred.
6. Strong analytical skills. Ability to think and solve problems independently.
7. Excellent organizational and communication (interpersonal) skills.
8. Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
1. Four year college degree in Accounting
2. Two to four years general ledger experience.
3. General understanding of GAAP.
4. Advanced computer skills: Microsoft suite of products.
5. Lawson General Ledger software package experience strongly preferred.
6. Strong analytical skills. Ability to think and solve problems independently.
7. Excellent organizational and communication (interpersonal) skills.
8. Ability to work effectively in a team environment

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