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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Staff Acct
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiration Date: 23 June 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2168696_1655913581

Job Number: 2168696

Our financial services client based in the Tri-Valley is seeking an experienced and knowledgeable Staff Accountant. This is a contract position for at least 3-6+ months. Reporting to the Accounting Manager, the Senior Accountant will primarily be responsible for ensuring the accuracy of the daily and monthly operational accounting of the business and in accordance with the company's policies and procedures.

Responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Perform daily and monthly general ledger entries, reconciliations, and schedules for products and operations

  • Responsible for ME close journal entries and supporting documents

  • Prepare and ensure support is in place for general ledger balances

  • Responsible for property, plant and equipment, daily cash balancing, wires, monthly vendor accruals, prepaids and cash disbursement activities

  • Identify and resolve any out of balances to minimize loss

  • Update financial information

  • Assist manager with accounting duties

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of accounting experience

  • Solid understanding of accounting principles and practices

  • Financial institution or payments experience (preferred)

  • Be able to multitask

  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills

  • Detail and goal oriented

  • Critical and analytical thinking

  • Self-motivated with continuous improvement mindset


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