Jul 11, 2014
Pay Rate: $20 - $35/hr (based on exp)
Hours: 8am - 5pm, M-F
Location: Boca Raton, FL
Description Summary: Responsible for assisting in the day-to-day maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and in preparing financial reports. Responsible for journal entry preparation and input as well as performing account reconciliations with a high level of complexity. Assist revenue and cost accounting department with process improvements and account reconciliation efficiencies. Interact with external and internal auditors on a regular basis.
Duties and Responsibilities: Reconcile complex general ledger accounts monthly including research and resolution of discrepancies Reconcile sub-ledgers to GL as required. Maintain and enhance financial systems and reporting mechanisms Prepare monthly journal entries and supporting schedules. Participate in month end, quarter end and year end closings. Communicate with team members from other functional areas as well as external sources Comply with Internal controls and best practices, and assist in other accounting projects as requested. Provide information for auditors and other special projects.
Competencies: This accountant must demonstrate ability in the following areas: § Accountability & Drive for Results - Strong customer focus and collaborative skills § Change Agent - Ability and readiness to embrace and successfully drive/implement change § Functional/technical skills- strong fundamentals in accounting and accounting processes § Team player; comfort in operating within a dynamic, complex organizational structure
Education: Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or other business related field
Experience: · 5+ years experience in accounting or related field,
· Must be organized and detail oriented, possess a strong systems background, flexible with working overtime, able to work independently, good oral and written communication skills, and have worked in a large corporate environment.
· Highly proficient in Excel · Comfortable with and able to utilize computer technology
· Ability to work in a fast paced environment
· Strong analytical skills ·
Experience with Oracle 11i General Ledger system preferred
For Immediate consideration, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org