Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Mesa, Arizona

Growing construction company is looking to solidify their accounting team here in the East Valley with the addition of a Staff Accountant.

Job Summary

Staff accountant will be responsible for computing, classifying and recording financial transactions to ensure the financial records of the organization are accurate. The staff accountant also performs routine financial calculations and general ledger duties. The staff accountant may also check the accuracy of calculations performed by other employees, prepare and analyze budgets, and perform general bookkeeping.

Job Responsibilities

Reconcile monthly account statements and book journal entries in QuickBooks to provide monthly, quarterly, and annual profit and loss statements and forecasts

Daily Stock portfolio maintenance. Enter trades produce daily reports

Process and record expenses

Work with payroll company to process semi-monthly payroll

Check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes

Work with PEO to keep benefits, insurance, and 401(k) up to date

Submit 401(k) information on Principal website with each payroll

Provide detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions

Prepare documentation for external audits

Follow company s established accounting process

Requirements Job Requirements

• Expertise with QuickBooks

• Advanced computer skills in MS Office, accounting software, and databases

• Excellent organizational, problem-solving, project management, and analytical skills

• Customer service oriented

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Attention to detail

• Able to adapt to changes in work environment and manage competing demands; able to deal with frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events.

• Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

• Able to read and understand technical forms and financial reports

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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.

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