Payroll Specialist

Industry

Financial Services

Advert ID

USA_462800

Valid City, State or Zip Code

Gainesville

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD49000-55000 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Jacksonville, FL - (USA) 9823 Tapestry Park Circle Suite 10 FL Jacksonville , FL 32246 Phone : 904-807-9608

Branch Phone Number

904-807-9608

Job Description

Staff Accountant



This is a Temp to Hire position



Job Summary:



The Staff Accountant plays a key role in all accounting functions, including monthly close, financial statement production, reconciliations and work papers. This role will interact directly with all levels and areas of the organization to explain and maintain financial statements according to generally accepted accounting principles. As part of finance and accounting team, this role with works closely with the Controller to implement and refine process and system improvements to take the finance and accounting team and processes to the next level



Essential Duties and Experience:

* Preparing and posting journal entries, maintaining the general ledger, and preparing financial statements according to GAAP.

* Reviewing accounts payable transactions to ensure accuracy and timeliness of payments.

* Analyzing cost of sales and ensuring accruals are appropriately made at month-end.

* Reviewing balance sheet accounts and preparing all appropriate audit work papers and reconciliations to support balances and transactions.

* Reconciling balance sheet

* Generating monthly profit and loss statements and other financial reports

* Assisting other finance members in the daily operations and special projects as needed

* Assisting in ad hoc projects

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in accounting or finance.

* 3-5 years of progressive accounting or finance experience

* Knowledge of GAAP accounting rules

* Time Management/Organization

* Computer skills in Windows, Excel, Word, Outlook

* Problem solving/analytical skills

* Communication and teamwork skills

* Ethical conduct

* High attention to detail and the ability to meet accounting deadlines

* Be able to work in a fast-paced environment