Randstad Staff Accountant in San Francisco, California

Staff Accountant

job details:

  • location:San Francisco, CA

  • salary:$55,000 - $65,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, March 13, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:425428

  • questions:415-733-7530.

job description

Position Overview:

The Staff Accountant will be a key individual contributor in the month-end close process and a driver for change in our processes. This role will report to the Accounting Manager and will own the fixed assets and inventory, weekly check runs and voucher entry, and cash flow reconciliation processes. He/she will also be a key contributor in the process improvements needed across the accounting department, including implementing cloud-based solutions for automation and efficiency. The right person will be an agent for change, possess a positive, can-do attitude, and be flexible in ad hoc or other duties that come up.

Key Responsibilities:

The right candidate for this job will:

  • Enter and validate fixed assets monthly as well as perform reconciliation

  • Reconcile inventory balances monthly

  • Manage weekly cash flow forecast and payment reconciliation

  • Process weekly check run and payments needed to vendors

  • Assist in expense reports

  • Perform AP entry as needed

  • Perform other reconciliations and GL duties as needed

  • Perform ad hoc duties as needed

Skills Required:

  • 1-3 years in staff accountant or junior staff accountant role

  • Degree in accounting or finance

  • Previous AP experience a plus

  • Excellent Excel skills (mastery of vlookups, pivot tables, index/match functions)

  • Strong reconciliations background

  • Ability to work in start-up environment with changing priorities

  • High-bandwidth communication

  • Desire to work independently and take ownership of deliverables and deadlines

Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to Kenneth Ju

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Accounting: 2 years