Accounting Specialist

  • Location
    Plano, Texas
  • Category
    Accountant - General
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_844868_2759427
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

We have partnered with a Plano TX based company to find an Accounting Specialist for a contract to hire opportunity paying in the low to mid $20hr range.Under limited supervision the position follows established procedures and guidelines to accurately maintain the organization’s financial records and transactions. Reconciles and reviews accounts in accordance with accounting principles and reporting schedules so that the organization has a full and accurate statement of its financial position

What You Will be Doing:

 

35%     Reconciles general ledger activity to various accounting systems to ensure transactions have

            been correctly recorded.  Prepares financial reports by gathering and analyzing information.

 

35%    Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data. Analyzes

            information and options by developing spreadsheets, and verifying information.

 

15%    Processes receivable and payable transactions, checks, deposits, and ACH.

 

10%     Develops and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current policies/procedures and

            recommending changes. 

 

   5%    Other duties as assigned.

 

 

The Ideal Candidate

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance or five years of equivalent experience required
  • 1+ years of general accounting experience required
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products, particularly intermediate knowledge of spreadsheets (Excel)
  • Solid background in computerized accounting systems, experience in Dynamics GP preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, make independent decisions, and self-motivated
  • Handle confidential information in a responsible manner
  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concise, in writing and verbally
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