Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Cerritos, California

AccounTemps is seeking a detail-oriented and diligent Staff Accountant for an upcoming contract position with a prestigious firm in Cerritos, CA.

Responsibilities include: •Prepares consolidated internal and external financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from departments. •Maintains and balances an automated consolidation system by inputting data; scheduling required jobs; verifying data. •Analyzes information and options by developing spreadsheet reports; verifying information. •Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts. •Prepares payments by accruing expenses; assigning account numbers; requesting disbursements; reconciling accounts. •Develops and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures; recommending changes. •Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data. •Provides accounting support for mergers and acquisitions by reviewing financial information; converting data to general ledger system; obtaining supplementary information for preparing financial statements. •Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential. •Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

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-Previous Staff Accountant experience a MUST! -Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field -Reporting Skills -Deadline-Oriented -Time Management -Attention to Detail -Confidentiality -Tech/Computer Proficiency -Verbal Communication

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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