Accountant in MINETONKA MLS, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 2/16/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    2/16/2020
  • Job ID:
    199323
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Job Title: Accountant

Reference ID: 199323

Location: Minnetonka MN

This is a 6- month contract to hire position with high conversion.
The ideal candidate will have General Ledger experience with the ability to prepare, examine and analyze accounting records, financial statements and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to GAAP. Such as- supporting various audits by internal, external, and government auditors.

 This person will be doing a variety of different tasks so the ideal candidate would be someone with strong attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, motivated by deadlines, willingness to put in the extra hours when necessary, and take the initiative to ask for more work during the slower times.


**Experience Requirements:
• Experience with Deltek Costpoint preferred.
• A mix of public, corporate, and cost accounting preferred.//
**Skills & Qualifications:
• Proficient computer skills across the MS Office Suite.
• Working knowledge of ad hoc reporting tools.
• Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers.
• Ability to participate positively and successfully in a team environment using strong interpersonal skills.
• Self-motivated with abilities to prioritize, meet deadlines, and achieve results.
• Independent problem solver and decision maker, working without significant guidance.
• Able to identify problems, root causes of issues, and develop and implement solutions to resolve issues appropriately.
• Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written, and presentation skills to communicate with external and internal stakeholders.//
 

**Education/Certifications:
• BA or BS in accounting or related field required Experience: 5-10 years in Accounting or related field.


**Key Responsibilities:
• Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to GAAP.
• Prepare and process monthly accounting entries based on GAAP and government contract accounting knowledge.
• Analyze data using worksheet and database skills to summarize into meaningful information for supervisors.
• Support various audits by internal, external, and government auditors.
• Perform GL account reconciliations and resolve any accounting discrepancies and irregularities in accordance with NGIS Sector policy.
• Support the monitoring and maintenance of accounting control procedures.
• Provide financial information and schedules for internal and external reporting.
• Perform other accounting and finance activities as may be needed to support and advance the daily operations and processes within General Accounting. 
• International Accounting.
• Collaborate with sector and business area finance team members to help drive process improvement.

After applying to this Job using the Apply or Apply Now button, you can follow up on your application by calling our Enterprise Delivery Center at (800.595.8658). Be sure to note the Job ID number (199323) found on this page and reference it when calling about the position.

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