Robert Half International Full Charge Bookkeeper in Seattle, Washington
Description You might be a good fit for this Full Charge Bookkeeper opportunity with growth potential, if you multi-task effectively and have strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills. You might be a good fit for Robert Half's Full Charge Bookkeeper position. This long-term contract / temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper position is located in Seattle, Washington. We are looking for people who can establish and maintain the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives, as well as handle all general accounting and bookkeeping functions, including the preparation of financial statements.
What you get to do every single day
Filing documents to maintain historical records
Performing reconciliations for bank and general ledgers, as well as payroll processing
Tracking fixed assets to produce depreciation schedules
Putting together the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement
Overseeing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers
Maintaining adherence to federal, state, and local legal requirements by keeping up to date on them, filing reports, and advising management on needed actions
Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable; handling collections as needed
Ensuring correct and punctual monthly, quarterly and year end close Requirements - Solid understanding of full charge bookkeeping
High school diploma or equivalent, AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business preferred
Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate
2+ years of relevant experience in bookkeeping
Proven flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments
Prior payroll experience preferred
Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
- Excel, Quickbooks, and Peachtree experience desired
Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds
A thorough knowledge of accrual and cash basis of accounting
Highly organized and self-motivated
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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