Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Salary
    $ 50000 - $ 60000
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals is looking to hire a Staff Accountant for a smaller firm located in West Knoxville. This person will be responsible for financial statement preparation and working hands-on with clients. This Temp to hire position offers flexible working hours and is paying between $50-$60k annually.

Your Job Responsibilities will include:

  • Financial statement preparation for clients
  • Write ups for clients
  • Assist in getting clients set up into QuickBooks
  • Prepare journal entries and reconciliations, including cash, accruals, variances
  • Monthly reporting and analysis
  • Sales tax returns
  • Payroll tax returns

    Required Qualifications include:

  • Three or more years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Must be proficient in QuickBooks- desktop and online
  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP and best accounting practices
  • Ability to pay attention to detail and meet strict deadlines

    Hours: 8:00-5:00 or 8:30-5:30  (flexible schedule offered)


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