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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Staff Acct
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiration Date: 27 July 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2169222_1656369301

Job Number: 2169222

On of our clients in the Walnut Creek area needs an onsite Staff Accountant. This role will be a Temp to hire position and will be reporting closely to the Controller to ensure accuracy and timely distribution of financial and management reports. This role will also be responsible for account reconciliation and general ledger accounting. The ideal candidate for this Staff Accountant role will need a strong background in accounting, excellent attention to detail, and a high degree of accuracy.


  • Perform professional-level accounting duties according to generally accepted accounting principles
  • Prepare month-end journal entries, reconcile general ledger accounts and assist with all accounting functions
  • Accounts payable review and entry, expense account review, and posting entries
  • Prepare work papers for the annual audit
  • Prepare daily invoicing with the accounts receivable team


  • 2-6 years of experience in accounting
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and practice
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously under strict and demanding deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communications
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially MS Excel
  • Experience with NetSuite is preferred


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