Randstad Senior Accountant in Bellevue, Washington

Senior Accountant

job details:

  • location:Bellevue, WA

  • salary:$35 - $45 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, December 7, 2018

  • experience:5 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Educational Services

  • reference:447340

  • questions:425.454.4111.

job description

Senior Accountant

job summary:

A growing company on the Eastside is looking to bring on a Senior Accountant to assist with their end of year accounting and prepping for their January audit. This role is contract to hire, so it could be a permanent position for the right candidate! The company works in the technology and education space and sits in the heart of Bellevue.

About the Role:

The Senior Accountant will be an integral part of helping the accounting team with the general accounting cycle, including month-end processes, expenses, and ad-hoc reporting as necessary.

What You'll be Doing:

  • Performing monthly close responsibilities, including account reconciliations, journal entries, and revenue recognition.

  • Preparation of monthly & quarterly financial statements.

  • Assisting in the review and analysis monthly financial statements.

  • Filing of assorted tax returns & annual reports.

  • Processing weekly check deposits.

  • Preparation & assistance in year-end audit & other audits as necessary.

  • Assisting in the commissions calculations & review.

  • Ad-hoc projects and reporting as necessary.

  • Completes monthly, quarterly, annual, and ad-hoc duties timely and accurately.

  • Organizational Alignment.

  • Reports to Accounting Manager.

  • Works closely with other team members in the accounting, finance, and business operations team to ensure cross-collaboration.

About You:

  • Requires Bachelors degree in Finance or Accounting, or related area; or equivalent work experience.

  • CPA credential or candidate preferred.

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of progressively increasing responsibility in similar accountant role.

  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

  • Ability to work independently with little direction.

  • Demonstrated skills with accounting software and related tools.

  • Working knowledge of accounting and reporting systems.

  • Experience with CRM tools Salesforce.com experience helpful.

  • Advanced Excel skills.

  • Professional written and verbal communication skills.

  • Helping find inefficiencies in current processes throughout workflow.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to multi-task and have the flexibility to quickly switch from one project to the next.

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-growing and fast-changing environment.

  • Attention to detail and high-level of accuracy, in a dynamic environment

location: Bellevue, Washington

job type: Contract

salary: $35 - 45 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 5 Years

responsibilities:

What You'll be Doing:

  • Performing monthly close responsibilities, including account reconciliations, journal entries, and revenue recognition.

  • Preparation of monthly & quarterly financial statements.

  • Assisting in the review and analysis monthly financial statements.

  • Filing of assorted tax returns & annual reports.

  • Processing weekly check deposits.

  • Preparation & assistance in year-end audit & other audits as necessary.

  • Assisting in the commissions calculations & review.

  • Ad-hoc projects and reporting as necessary.

  • Completes monthly, quarterly, annual, and ad-hoc duties timely and accurately.

  • Organizational Alignment.

  • Reports to Accounting Manager.

  • Works closely with other team members in the accounting, finance, and business operations team to ensure cross-collaboration.

qualifications:

About You:

  • Requires Bachelors degree in Finance or Accounting, or related area; or equivalent work experience.

  • CPA credential or candidate preferred.

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of progressively increasing responsibility in similar accountant role.

  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

  • Ability to work independently with little direction.

  • Demonstrated skills with accounting software and related tools.

  • Working knowledge of accounting and reporting systems.

  • Experience with CRM tools Salesforce.com experience helpful.

  • Advanced Excel skills.

  • Professional written and verbal communication skills.

  • Helping find inefficiencies in current processes throughout workflow.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to multi-task and have the flexibility to quickly switch from one project to the next.

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-growing and fast-changing environment.

  • Attention to detail and high-level of accuracy, in a dynamic environment

skills: Account Reconciliation

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