Randstad Staff Accountant in Henrico, District Of Columbia

Staff Accountant

job details:

  • location:Henrico, DC

  • salary:$19 - $23 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, July 9, 2018

  • experience:3 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Other Services (except Public Administration)

  • reference:435265

  • questions:804-327-9166.

job description

Staff Accountant

job summary:

This candidate will perform a variety of accounting activities involved in the processing, analysis, and reporting of financial information. They will work under general supervision following generally accepted accounting principles and established policies and procedures.

location: Henrico, Virginia

job type: Contract

salary: $19 - 23 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Associate's degree

experience: 3 Years

responsibilities:

  • Support Senior Accountant in review of Country (CO) and Regional Office (RO) account reconciliations, monitoring and analysis of balance sheet accounts, and monitoring of spending against budget

  • Support month end/year end close and prepare related journal entries, including intercompany and other adjustments as appropriate

  • Reconcile and analyze selected general ledger accounts and activities

  • Prepare and/or analyze financial reports

  • Review and submit monthly funding request from RO/COs

  • Process payments for contractors and other operating reimbursements

  • Assist with the NSP process, including journal entries, budget loads, and updating records in Salesforce

  • Provide technical support and training to National and Regional Offices

  • Provide support to Assistant Controller for general accounting, including:

  • Accounts Payable activities, including wires, check runs, and credit card administration

  • Daily income and cash entries

  • Work on special projects and perform other duties as assigned

qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2-4 years of experience in accounting

  • Knowledge and understanding of generally accepted accounting principals

  • Ability to work both independently and on a team

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize to meet deadlines

  • Ability to perform accounting work of simple-to-moderate complexity and to read and interpret bookkeeping and accounting records and reports

  • Demonstrated experience/understanding of Accounts Payable, budgeting and data analysis

  • Strong analytical and research skills

  • Experience working with computer based accounting systems, spreadsheets, pivot tables and word-processing software

  • Knowledge of treasury functions (cash deposit, ACH, Credit Card) is a plus

  • Experience with foreign currency translation is a plus

Education requirements:

Associates degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent relevant work experience; Bachelor's degree preferred

If you feel like you would be a good fit for this role, please send your updated resume to Samantha.Johnson@Randstadusa.com!

skills: Excel, Account Reconciliation

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