Junior Accountant

Royal Staffing - San Fernando Valley, CA (30+ days ago)4.2

What will I be doing? The Junior Accountant will be doing basic, core accounting work such as journal entries, monthly closing, reconciliations, maybe some AP. This office handles finance & accounting for the U.S. and has 10 staff members, there are another 4 in Europe.

Examples work in this role might include:
  • Facilitate the banking function, including deposits, upload ACH and positive pay report to the bank.
  • Monthly bank reconciliation between Oracle general ledger balances and bank statement balances.
  • Review validity of daily bank transactions and investigate any that appear to be fraudulent.
  • Standardize and create efficiencies for financial reporting, reconciliations and ad hoc reports.
  • Exercise attention to detail to ensure accuracy and consistency across all reporting and analysis responsibilities.
  • Month-end close duties, including monthly journal entries, balance sheet and other account reconciliations.
  • Handle the recording and monthly reporting of Fixed Assets schedules.
  • Prepare monthly expense reports including variance analysis.
  • Work with auditors during interim and annual audits.
  • Prepare and submit the annual 1099s and other tax forms as needed.
What skills do I need?
  • 3-5 years of progressive Accounting/Finance experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field is preferred, a little bit of experience would be nice but would consider a fresh accounting grad
  • Intermediate MS Office Suite user, particularly Excel, using formulas, functions, macros, queries and pivot tables.
  • Oracle Financial experience a plus.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills and able/comfortable communicating across the organization.
  • Precise attention to detail, well-organized, solution-oriented and comfortable working against deadlines.
  • Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP, detail and results oriented, great organizational and problem-solving skills and ability to work within tight deadlines.
Benefits This is a direct hire position located in the San Fernando Valley area.
  • Competitive pay ($45k- 50k annually)
  • Great benefits
  • Very nice work environment
  • Individual development is important/promoted
  • Enviable work/life balance
  • Please call for additional information