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Accountant

Employer
The Judge Group
Location
Washington, Washington, United States
Closing date
Nov 26, 2021

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Job Role
Accountant
Salary Range
United States - USD - $
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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Location: Washington, DC
Description:
JOB SUMMARY

Applies accrual and full GAAP accounting principles to assistance in preparation of complete and accurate financial reports for a portfolio of Company clients and properties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Prepare bank reconciliations.

• Creates and posts journal entries. Assists in the preparation of property financial packages.

Adheres to Client Accounting Policies and Procedures (CAPP) to ensure internal and external reporting requirements are consistently met.

• Identifies, troubleshoots and resolves escalated issues related to AP functional area.

• Corresponds with internal/external clients as needed in establishing new system access and new database information.

• Assists with property or functional area accounting projects as requested.

• Actively participates in process improvement initiatives related to Financial Operations as a Subject Matter Expert.

• Provides training and guidance to new and existing Financial Operations team members.

Provides support of functional area audits by researching and responding to specific requests for remediation.

• Processes A/P batch requests.

• Completes special processing requests such as running routine reports, issuing check copies, matching payments with invoices, obtaining signatures, and mailing, including overnight delivery requests.

May review team metrics for meeting Service Level Agreements (SLA) and Service Level Expectations (SLE); may participate is setting SLAs and SLEs for functional team. May participate in the development and roll out of internal policies and procedures related to the Financial Operations team.

• Prepare bank reconciliations.

• Creates and posts journal entries. Assists in the preparation of property financial packages.

• Adheres to Client Accounting Policies and Procedures (CAPP) to ensure internal and external reporting requirements are consistently met.

• Performs other office and administrative duties as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. May provide informal assistance such as technical guidance and/or training to coworkers.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE

• High school diploma or General education degree (GED) required plus a minimum of two years experience in administrative or financial operations support.

• Bachelor's degree with concentration in Business or Finance preferred.

COMMUNICATION SKILLS

• Ability to comprehend and interpret instructions, short correspondence, and memos and ask clarifying questions to ensure understanding.

• Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

• Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from clients, co-workers, and/or supervisor.

FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE

Requires basic knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate simple figures such as percentages.

REASONING ABILITY

• Ability to understand and carry out general instructions in standard situations.

• Ability to solve problems in standard situations.

• Requires basic analytical skills.

OTHER SKILLS and/or ABILITIES

• Intermediate knowledge of computer software and hardware (i.e. Microsoft Office Suite Products).

• Must work well under pressure with proactive approach to routine and non-routine occurrences.

• Advanced organizational skills, attention to detail.

SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with general understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.

Contact: ddubey01@judge.com
This job and many more are available through The Judge Group. Find us on the web at www.judge.com
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