Sr. Accountant

Recruiter
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Akron
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Our client is looking for?Sr. Accountant?for their manufacturing environment.

Responsibilities
  • Coordinates, prepares and distributes Accounts Payable transactions for processing, while following and enforcing defined processes and procedures
  • Executes all accounts payable and billing transactions for processing, per standard processes
  • Verifies the accuracy of and creates all Accounts Payable checks
  • Maintains Accounts Payable files and taxable income information (W–9) and determines the need for and prepares all required 1099 forms
  • Performs chart of accounts maintenance as directed
  • Provides data query and financial reporting support
  • Maintains and enhances written documentation of A/P process and practices for use by back up resources and to identify improvements
  • Assists in Month End closings by requesting system reports, balancing to log, and submitting to Accounting and Reporting
  • Prepares monthly bank and investment account reconciliations
  • Organize, track and file bank and investment statements, reconcile and track client political and charitable contributions, and prepare billing invoices for related entities
  • Assists in coding of initial transactions, data gathering, and organizing financial documents for all client entities
  • Maintains fixed asset reconciliations including entry into accounting software program
  • Prepares domestic employee payroll, including all required Federal, state and local reporting and payroll tax returns
  • Initiates payroll processing for certain client entities as needed through third party processor
  • Prepares Ohio CAT and required sales tax reporting for clients as needed
  • Assists in maintenance of electronic filing systems, to enable secure storage and retrieval of data and information
  • Maintains and enhances written documentation of bank and investment account reconciliations process and practices for use by back up resources and to identify improvements
  • Scan, properly label, and file documents to assist with conversion to and maintenance of a paperless environment.
Requirements
  • Proven senior accounting experience
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
  • Experience with creating financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month–end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant

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