Randstad Accountant Global Operations in Beaverton, Oregon

Accountant Global Operations

job details:

  • location:Beaverton, OR

  • salary:$29.50 per hour

  • date posted:Saturday, March 10, 2018

  • job type:Temporary

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:S_622778

  • questions:iris.levy@randstadusa.com954.308.6735

job description

Randstad is hiring a Global Account Operations Professional Accountant - Fixed Assets to work with our client, a global athletic shoe and apparel company in Beaverton. If you have excellent accounting skills and are looking for a great opportunity with an outstanding company, this may be a great job for you!

You will perform general accounting activities specific to fixed asset accounting, preparing and analyzing monthly analyses of fixed asset related accounts, including variance reports and fixed asset reconciliations and roll-forwards, and actively participating in other fixed asset-specific tasks and projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create, manage, and monitor a system of controls, procedures, and forms for the recordation of fixed asset transactions (i.e. capitalization, transfers, retirements, and changes)

  • Ensure transactions are recorded, reviewed, and supported in accordance with company policies, generally accepted accounting principles and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) controls

  • Prepare standard and general fixed asset journal entries

  • Reconcile the balances in the fixed asset subsidiary ledger to the general ledger on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis, and investigate and resolve reconciling items in a timely manner.

  • Complete periodic, quarterly and annual closing of financial statements, specific to fixed assets on a timely basis; activities include:

o Generate various fixed asset reports from SAP

o Review various fixed asset reports to ensure reasonableness

o Review the timely transfer of assets from CIP to fixed assets

o Communicate with business partners to follow up on items as necessary

o Perform variance fluctuation analysis and draft comprehensive explanations to variances

  • Ensure all key controls/tasks are performed and incompliance

  • Assist in performance of fixed asset audits

Working hours: First Shift, M-F


Qualifications and Skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; ability to comprehend transactions and to identify underlying issues

  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to manage competing priorities

  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines

  • Understands accounting processes, procedures and internal controls

  • Advanced MS Excel skills, i.e. pivot tables and vlookups; proficient in MS Word

  • Extensive SAP (Fixed Asset Module) experience required

  • Winshuttle experience desired

Education and Experience

  • 3 years minimum in Fixed Asset Accounting

  • Strong understanding of GAAP

  • Bachelor degree in accounting or business administration with concentration in accounting, preferred




Would you like to learn more? Please email a current resume to iris.levy@randstadusa.com

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