Accountant (General) in Wayne, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Wayne, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/18/2018
  • Job ID:
    120195
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919-782-7440

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for an Accountant for our client, a leading data security firm. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Wayne, PA

Job Description

The chosen candidate will be responsible for providing financial analysis, reporting and general accounting information for our client including lines of business, functions and domestic and international entities. Maintains journals and ledgers, prepares financial statements, conducts financial studies and coordinates financial projects.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
 

  • Performs analysis of financial statement accounts and specific projects, as directed.
  • Assists with the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports.
  • Participates in the preparation of month and year-end processes by reviewing actual vs. budget/forecast variances, reviewing financial trends, and making recommendations for accruals.
  • Works with business unit partners in multiple departments and locations in the reporting and analysis of financial statement results and position and in the identification of any issues that need to be addressed or changed for enhanced efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Works with the team to prepare fluctuation analysis of monthly operating results.
  • Supports the team on presenting/communicating monthly operating results to the assigned business units; Provides continuous support for business units on related accounting issues.
  • Compiles, adjusts and evaluates accruals for assigned business units to ensure accuracy;
  • Updates monthly account reconciliations in support of ending asset and liability balances and research and resolve reconciling items.
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Assists in preparation and coordination of the audit process, including footnotes.
  • Assists in implementing and maintaining internal controls and procedures.
  • Produces clear and organized work papers that support the company’s reporting needs and the internal/external audit process.
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 8+ years related experience in accounting, specifically using Oracle GL
  • Extensive month-end close experience
  • Extensive preparation of account reconciliations and variance analysis
  • Moderate (or more) use of Blackline preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Moderate knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint


EDUCATION
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting Business Administration with a focus on accounting required. MBA strongly preferred.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience.