Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Renton, Washington
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Staff Accountant

Accounting Principals has an exciting opportunity for an entry level accounting graduate! A company in the Renton, WA area is looking for a temporary to hire accounting professional. You will be fully onsite and will be learning directly from the Controller. This opportunity will give you exposure to full cycle accounting tasks and you will handle a variety of duties. The Controller is looking for a candidate who has at least an accounting internship or six months of work experience. You must have a bachelor’s degree in accounting to be considered. In addition, you need to have professional communication skills since you will be communicating with both internal and external customers. This company offers free parking and a casual work environment. You will gain strong experience to progress your accounting career forward.

Main Tasks:

  • Coding and processing accounts payable invoices
  • Posting payments and updating the aging reports
  • Processing journal entries
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Gathering data to support the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Assisting with month end close
  • Additional projects as needed
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • At least six months of previous work experience or internship
  • Professional communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to navigate through and learn different software systems quickly
  • Desire to build an accounting career
  • Employment Details:

  • Temporary to hire
  • Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • $20/hr to $22/hr, depending on experience
  • This is a good opportunity for an entry level accounting professional who is looking to learn directly from a Controller. Apply now and submit your resume to be considered. Thank you!

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