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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Controller
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  • Expiration Date: 01 September 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2171121_1659463672

Job Number: 2171121

Our Bay Area client is looking for a strong Accounting Consultant to come on board for 4-6+ months -- fully remote for candidates in the Bay Area. (Candidates applying outside of the Bay Area will not be considered).

The Accounting Consultant will be responsible for month-end close and accounting for US and Foreign subsidiaries. Additionally, the Consultant will be involved with preparing workpapers and schedules for audits and assist in preparing foreign subsidiary financial workpapers. Experience with intercompany accounting and working with foreign subsidiaries is required. The ideal candidate will be reliable self-starter that does not need much direction.


  • Review and analyze financial data and schedules
  • Assist in preparing foreign subsidiary financial workpapers
  • Prepare journal entries for elimination of intercompany activity
  • Prepare GL account reconciliations
  • Prepare workpapers and schedules for audits
  • Assist in preparing quarterly and annual financial statements
  • Research accounting issues and updating policies and procedures
  • Ad hoc work/projects as needed


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • 5-10+ years of experience in corporate accounting
  • Strong understanding of generally accepted accounting principles
  • Strong Excel skills and experience with ERP software's
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent prioritization of work and meeting deadlines
  • Ability to work well with team members in various departments
  • CPA is ideal but not required


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