Robert Half Accountemps Full Charge Bookkeeper in CHEVY CHASE, Maryland
Candidates who multi-task effectively and have strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills might be a good fit for this Full Charge Bookkeeper opportunity with growth potential. Accountemps's Full Charge Bookkeeper position is something you might be interested in. Based in Chevy Chase, Maryland, the Full Charge Bookkeeper role is a short term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity. The role will be responsible for all general accounting and bookkeeping functions including the preparation of financial statements. You will also be establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives.
Retaining historical records through the accurate filing of documents
Tracking fixed assets to produce depreciation schedules
Ensuring monthly, quarterly and year end close happens accurately and on time
Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable; handling collections as needed
Maintaining knowledge of current federal, state, and local legal requirements, ensuring adherence to them, filing reports, and communicating with management on needed actions
Overseeing work of accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers
Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet and statements regarding income and cash flows
Handling reconciliations for bank and general ledgers, and processing payroll
Prior experience with Quickbooks and Peachtree
Knowledgeable of accrual and cash basis of accounting
3 or more years of experience in the bookkeeping field
Ability to multitask, collaborate and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds in a fast-paced environment
Experience with payroll preferred
Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate
High school diploma or equivalent required, and AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business preferred
Strong time management and organizational skills
Account reconciliation experience desired
Bank reconciliations experience
Journal entries experience highly desired
Foundational knowledge in accounts receivable
Adeptness in Microsoft Excel
Accounts payable experience
Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments
Capable of working independently with minimal oversight
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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