Accountant for Outside Accounting Firm

Location
Bellevue, Washington State (US)
Salary
Up to $90,000 per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted
May 03, 2021
Closes
Jun 02, 2021
Job Role
Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
Degree

We are looking for an Accountant to join our team here at Performance Business Analytics! Our firm provides accounting and CFO services to small to mid-size businesses.

You will be responsible for preparing and analyzing financial records for our clients. You must be able to manage several clients.  The job requires reconciliation of accounts, understanding of payroll and payroll taxes, preparing state business tax returns (such as B&O, Franchise Tax, and Sales Tax), managing or reviewing A/P and A/R, General Ledger review, preparation of financial reports, and ensuring the work is being completed by stated deadlines.  The job will include a fair amount of transactional work early on.

Responsibilities

  • Financial statement preparation
  • Review financial transactions and documents
  • Prepare budget forecasts
  • Reconciling accounts
  • Prepare tax returns for state business taxes (such as B&O, Franchise Tax, and Sales Tax)
  • 1099 processing
  • Transaction entries and maintenance
  • Comply with financial policies and regulations
  • Maintains asset, liability, and capital account schedules
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information
  • Guiding accounting staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls

Skills

  • Work experience as an Accountant
  • Fundamental knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Strong experience with Excel
  • Experience with general ledger functions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills
  • Ability to work with several clients'
  • BS in Accounting, Finance or relevant degree a plus
  • Experience with income tax preparation a plus
  • Additional certification (CPA, CMA, or EA) is a plus