Kforce Accountant Specialist in Pasadena, California

Kforce has a client that is seeking an Accountant Specialist in Pasadena, CA. The position is in their Accounting team for medical expense. The role does not handle Cash, Investment, Payroll or Premium transactions.Top Daily Responsibilities:

  • Ensure accurate and timely financials

  • Review account reconciliations, journal entries, variance analysis and reports

  • Perform variance analysis

  • Identify, communicate and monitor trends and issues

  • Ongoing process improvement and automation

  • Supervise 2 Accountants

  • BA/BS degree required; Accounting or related degree preferred

  • CPA or advanced degree would be preferable.

  • Minimum eight (8) years of accounting experience required

  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

  • Candidate should be eligible to convert to FTE

  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail

  • Excellent analytical and communication skills

  • Track record of process improvement

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • Health Plan/Health Care experience highly preferred

Soft Skills:

  • Strong listener and communicator

  • Supervisory and leadership experience

  • Comfortable with change

  • Ability to work well in a small team, as well as within a large department

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours