VECTOR TALENT RESOURCES JOB OPENING
Title: Cost Point Staff Accountant
Job #: 18-00275-JAC
Pay Rate: $ 30.00 35.00 per hour W2 or $ 65,000.00 salaried plus benefits
Start Date: September 2018
Position Type: 6 month - contract to hire; will go perm after 6 months
Location: Arlington, VA, United States
Vectors Client is seeking a Costpoint Staff Accountant in Arlington, VA that will perform accounting transactions and financial reporting and analysis for their Accounting department.
Essential Job Functions Costpoint Staff Accountant:
Month-end closing including:
Completion of assigned closing process tasks including but not limited to balance sheet, segment, and cost center reviews
Journal entry preparation
Reconcile balance sheet accounts
Preparation and analysis of quarterly and year-end audit schedules
Assist with obtaining an understanding and presenting resolutions for the accounting of new and/or non-routine business transactions
Assist with accounting and reporting for contracts
Assist in performing the research and accounting for revenue recognition cutoff, revenue analytics and studies
Ad hoc analysis for technical accounting and other projects as assigned
Required Skills & Experience for Staff Accountant:
Bachelor's Degree in relevant field or equivalent experience;
1-5 years' relevant work experience;
Must have Costpoint Experience and experience listed above.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
Advanced degree and/or certification desired;
Strong analytical skills, problem-solving skills and attention to detail;
Advanced Excel skills
Knowledge of SAP accounting system is a plus but not must have.
Interest and ability to creatively streamline activities;
Highly self-motivated and self-directed;
Excellent interpersonal skills, including patience, diplomacy, willingness to listen and respect for colleagues.
Must be capable of working both individually and as part of a team;
Proven ability to provide timely and accurate financial reports;
Must be flexible, willing to perform other duties, work effectively at a rapid pace, and work irregular hours;
Tactfulness, enthusiasm towards assigned tasks, good human relationship skills, integrity, honesty, and the ability to work under pressure to accomplish work tasks within assigned time periods.
Ability to work in normal office conditions.
Vector Talent Resources is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age or genetic information.
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