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Staff Accountant

Location: Washington DC Region
Category: Finance & Accounting
Employment Type: Contract To Hire
Contact: fac.dc@hirestrategy.com

Our client is looking to add a staff accountant to join their well established team in the the DMV area.  This exciting opportunity offers the opportunity for growth within a great work environment .

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Prepare monthly journal entries and reconcile them to the General Ledger for month end close process
  • Assist in processing full cycle accounts payable, accounts receivable, and other day-to-day accounting transactions
  • Prepare account reconciliations and variance analysis 
  • Assist and prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial data and statements required for internal and external use including: Balance sheet, Income statements, Statements of cash flows, Analytics on all financial statements
  • Assist in the annual audit and quarterly reviews, including the preparation of audit schedules as needed
  • Perform additional research and special projects as requested

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 2-5 years prior experience within a public accounting firm focusing on publicly-traded entities or comparable non-public experience preferred
  • Large ERP software preferred and advanced Excel.
  • Financial statement preparation experience preferred
  • Must be a detail-oriented, self-motivated, proactive team player
  • Must have a sense of urgency and be able to work in an environment with multiple and frequently concurrent deadlines
  • US GAAP technical knowledge