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Staff Accountant

Aston Carter


Posting ID: JP-002665135

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Top Skills' Details

1) 3-5+ year of full-cycle operational accounting

2) experience with AR/AP and Bank Reconciliations

3) Experience with Tier 2 ERP systems

4) Experience with monthly, quarterly and annual close processes


Staff accountants work under the supervision of a Controller, Director or Certified Public Accountant (CPA). They maintain financial reports, records, general ledgers; and perform general bookkeeping, as well as data gathering, balance sheet population and updating journal entries. Staff Accountants can also be responsible for billing activities, accounts payable and accounts receivable.

Typical Job Responsibilities:

• Prepare and post various journal entries

• Research and correct account discrepancies

• Reconcile and balance general ledger accounts

• Analyze and reconcile general ledger accounts and bank statements

• Maintain the general ledger chart of accounts

• Assist with the evaluation of internal controls

• Post monthly, quarterly and yearly accruals to General Ledger

• Analyze Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable for variances

• Assist with preparation of Financial Statements

• Assist in month, quarter, and year end closing activities

• Support financial and operational audits

• Maintain files and documentation, in accordance with company policy and GAAP

• Assist with other projects as needed

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• Bachelor Degree in Accounting, sometimes Finance, Business, or related major

• Strong knowledge of ERP systems, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook

About Aston Carter:

At Aston Carter, we’re dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions – from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless.

Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients’ capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today’s workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Tyler Guerin

Phone: +15034034331


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