Spherion Staffing is looking for an experienced Accountant to work with a local client in Fargo. The Accountant is the primary resource for all accounting and financial responsibilities, including billing and collections, vendor payables, payroll and general accounting. This position is a key partner with company leadership in ensuring accurate, complete and timely client invoicing and collections, vendor maintenance and payments, payroll processing and financial reporting.Qualified applicants should have an Accounting or Financial degree and 3 years' of directly related experienceSalary $50-55k/year DOEResponsibilities:- Responsible for the day-to-day accounting functions including all AR/AP, Cash Management, Payroll and Expense Reporting and contract reviews- Responsible for all Financial Reporting/Management including preparing monthly financial statements, Account Reconciliations, Managing fixed assets, preparing annual budgets- Responsible for all Compliance and Administration to include:- Recommend, review, and monitor compliance with financial policies, procedures, and controls- Monitor employee credit card program- Manage credit applications- Manage certificates of insurance and bank compliance- Manage all audits - worker comp, insurance, financialResponsibilities:See aboveWorking hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:Requirements:-Finance or Accounting degree-3 years' experience directly applicable to role outlined-Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel-Furniture industry experience a plus-Experience with proprietary software - Hedberg-5 years' experience directly applicable to role outlinedEducation:BachelorsExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:See above To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/apply If you have any questions please contact Janine Eberhart at 701-412-2894Spherion 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.