Jr. Accountant/Accounting Assistant

Job description

In support of our client, ResourceTek is now reviewing resumes for one  (1) Jr. Accountant/Accounting Assistant positions.  Qualified applicants must pass a credit, background check and possess applicable accounting experience outlined below. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Provides assistance to accounting on a variety of finance related activities and procedures. Assisting the manager of accounting in performing necessary accounting functions timely and in an accurate manner to include:  Journal entries, adjustments, Month/Year End Closing Entries, Payroll Processing/Reporting and understanding of GAAP.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Associate Degree in accounting or related field from an accredited college or vocational school preferred. Minimum of 2 years related work experience. Required knowledge and experience using Enterprise Funds and the ability to prepare financial statements. Knowledge and experience of accounting functions and principles. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with management staff and employees. Applicant must have working experience and knowledge of database systems and Microsoft Office programs (Word/Excel). Efficiency in operation of calculator and the ability to apply principles of accounting to make sounds judgment decisions. Candidates should be able to assist in all duties related to the external audit process including but not limited to GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) and SAS (Statement of Audit Standards) requirements.