A government organization in the Mission Viejo, CA area is looking for a contract Accountant to fill a vacancy within the Finance Division. This is a full-time position working for at least 6+ months and can very likely become temp-to-hire at the clients discretion. PRIMARY DUTIES:
Reconciles complex bank account activity each month.
Prepares and proofs month and year end journal entries.
Reconciles various balance sheet accounts.
Prepares and reconciles quarterly reimbursement grant claim forms.
Prepares or assists in the preparation of internal and external financial reports including tracking of capital projects funded by restricted funding sources and grants
Maintains and records activity for fixed assets records (currently maintained and calculated in Excel files), including preparation of year end audit schedules for additions, deletions, and depreciation.
Graduation from a four year college or university with major course work in accounting, business administration, or public administration. Three (3) years of increasingly responsible professional accounting experience. Governmental accounting experience is highly desirable.
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