Skip to main content

Interim Staff Accountant

Austin, TX 78746

Posted: 08/30/2018 Employment Type: Contract Type of Position: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 2133
The Role:  Staff Accountant
Location: Austin, TX

We are currently searching for a Staff  Accountant  for a growing Southwest  Austin logistics firm for an immediate need.  The Staff  Accountant  will be responsible for several key company focuses that include a range of operational and transactional duties.  The ideal candidate will have worked in a small company environment in the accounting field and possess a go-getter mentality to tackle new tasks with little direction.  The Staff  Accountant  must be very detail-oriented and confident in their abilities.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist with month-end close and year-end reporting as well as the annual audit.
  • Responsible for account reconciliations and journal entries.
  • Set-up new vendors in the accounting system.
  • Assist with Accounts Payable and payroll processing
  • Analyze, reconcile, troubleshoot and resolve exceptions and other discrepancies from multiple sources before transactions are posted to the general ledger.
  • Special projects and ad hoc reporting as required.

Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’ s degree in accounting. 
  • A minimum of 3  years of hands-on accounting experience.
  • Experience with accounts payable  and payroll processing.
  • Previous experience working in a small company where you had to wear many hats and learn quickly.
  • Ability to analyze financials and create management reports.
  • Intermediate Excel knowledge.
  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication, and effective interpersonal skills. 
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in work.
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision.
  • Proven track record of handling multiple accounting responsibilities that are performed under tight deadlines.

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.