accounting | Accounts Payable Accountant in Harrisburg, PA

Accounts Payable Accountant

  • Accountemps
  • 100 Wildwood Way
  • Harrisburg, PA 17110
  • Full-Time



Ref ID:03750-#######096

Classification:Accountant - Staff

Compensation:$15.00 to $17.00 per hour

Accountemps is looking for a Staff Accountant for a long term temporary-to-full-time position. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will hold responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. Major responsibilities - Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting - Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
- Knowledge of accounts payable - Foundational knowledge in check processing - Expense reports experience desired - Proficiency in bank reconciliations - Current and relevant ERP system experience - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - High attention to detail - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Spreadsheet and database capabilities - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune magazine's list of \"World's Most Admired Companies\" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-###-#### or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

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