Accounting Analyst

  • Location
    Seattle, Washington
  • Category
    Accounting/Finance
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_849172_2761827
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Analyst

Accounting Principals is assisting a stable, well-known company in the Seattle area to identify a temporary to hire accounting professional for their team. A lot of your responsibilities will be working with large data sets in Microsoft Excel and conducting a variety of reconciliations. It is crucial that you have high attention to detail and a strong ability to problem solve and think critically. Since you need to be aware of what information looks wrong and needs some extra research, it’s important that you have at least four years of accounting experience and a strong understanding of GAAP. You will work on a large team and will have a chance to interact with internal customers. You will be coordinating some of your projects with other individuals so you must be comfortable being collaborative when needed. This opportunity offers a quick interview process and competitive compensation.

Responsibilities:

  • Review accounting records and perform various account reconciliations
  • Ensure financial statements and reporting adhere to GAAP standards
  • Perform research and variance analysis
  • Ad hoc reporting
  • Additional projects as needed
  • Desired Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field
  • Four or more years of accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of GAAP standards
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel proficiency
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Understanding of project management concepts would be helpful
  • If you enjoy accounting but would like to handle more of the analytical tasks on an accounting team, this could be a good fit for you. Apply now and submit your resume for consideration.

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