Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Oakland, California

Accountemps is looking for a Staff Accountant to help out with an exciting creative service company in the East Bay! The position is temp-to-permanent. This position is for someone who is goal oriented and passionate about their work!

Primary Job Description:

The Staff Accountant will be responsible for the maintenance of General Ledger and Accounts Receivable and provide support to Accounts Payable Supervisor. The position will also contribute heavily in collection efforts, monthly closing process and work closely with Controller to report financial information.

• Responsible for general ledger management while following company's accounting processes, • Responsible for proper coding of invoices by partnering with the Accounts Payable Supervisor, • Support accounts payable activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry, • Responsible for the maintenance of AP aging on a weekly basis, • Audit and process corporate credit card expenses and provide support for staff expense reports, • Support Senior Accountant in maintaining AR cycle beginning creation of customer invoices to the receipt of funds. • Support AR related internal and external communications including collection correspondence, • Assist Senior Accountant Controller with period end closing, • Maintain excellent relationship with the company's community team, partners, vendors, and customers. • Provide support with Audit and tax processes. • Assist with other ad hoc projects as needed.

Desired Skills and Experience: • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. • Minimum 2 years of related experience. • Audit experience is preferable. • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office is required (Excel, Word, PPT) • Experience with NetSuite and Salesforce is preferable. • Strong written and oral communication skills. Position requires working closely with the cross-functional teams. • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects simultaneously. • Strong organizational and analytical skills dealing with financial and numeric data.

Interested in learning more?

Email your resume to or call Kurt at 510-839-2100.

Interview Process Once we know that you're interested, an Accountemps recruiter will review your resume and contact you to better understand your skills and tell you more about the opportunity. We will meet qualified candidates face to face and get you in front of the employer(s) - we will move quickly!

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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