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Accountant

Contract Position in Phoenix, Arizona

Post Date: 10/10/2019

Rate: Not Specified

Education Level: Not Specified

Reference: Job # 173403


Position: Accountant 
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Term: 9 month contract
 

Responsibilities 

Requirements 

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Accountant

Contract Position in Phoenix, Arizona

Job Overview

Post Date

10/10/2019

Rate

Not Specified

Education Level

Not Specified

Reference

Job # 173403

Position: Accountant 
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Term: 9 month contract
 

Responsibilities 

  • Assist in maintaining and ensuring the integrity of our accounts.
  • Reporting to the Settlement Operations Accounting Manager, the Settlement Accountant will be primarily responsible for accurate and timely processing of system interface files, journal entries, reconciliations and month-end accounting.
  • The candidate must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and will be partnering with cross functional areas of the business. 
  • Reconciling system interface data files and taking corrective actions to fix the data discrepancies, missing accounting rules, correcting accounting errors, etc.
  • Identify and prepare necessary period end accounting entries.
  • Performing SOX compliant audits in GL Posting files, Commission rates in Business System.
  • Responsible for working with internal and external auditors to provide SOX audit finding.
  • Determining the month-end accruals for unbilled transactions.
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts impacted by the processes managed by this position.
  • Making adjustments to the business partner’s accounts in business systems.

Requirements 

  •  2+ years’ experience transaction processing in business systems; including good reconciliation skills, be able to work with and manipulate large quantities of data
  • Competency in Excel & SQL
  • Through knowledge in GAAP Accounting Principles and double entry accounting.
  • Experience in Financial Reporting.
  • Superior organization skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Good communication skills – can communicate effectively in writing or orally with technical and non-technical team members
  • Patient, diplomatic and collaborative working with cross functional teams
  • Possess a high degree of initiative, self-motivation and resourcefulness
  • Superior organization skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision under rigid time constraints
  • Strong teamwork and customer service skills  
  • Education -  Minimum education requirement is Bachelor's degree in Business. Accounting and/or Finance experience a plus.

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