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Accountant

Posted about 2 months ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!
 
Position: Accountant
Location: Bloomington, MN 55435
Term: 3 Months Contract -to-hire (3/8/2021 to 6/30/2021)
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Under limited supervision, applies cash and accrual accounting principles to prepare, analyze, maintain and deliver complete and accurate financial reports for a moderately complex portfolio of company clients and properties.
  • Completes intermediate to advanced level accounting transactions in preparation of client financial statement packages.
  • Creates and posts journal entries.
  • Ensures that all expenses, receipts, owner's distributions, funding requests and other transactions for the accounting period have been accurately posted.
  • Generates and reviews financial packages for accuracy and comprehensive reporting.
  • Prepares packages on a schedule to ensure timely delivery to the client and other management teams.
  • Adheres to Client Accounting Policies and Procedures (CAPP) to ensure internal and external reporting requirements are consistently met.
  • Reviews and audits funding and payment requests for accuracy, documentation and authorization in accordance with established operating procedures.
  • Responds to and resolves issues and requests from management teams and clients regarding various accounting issues and reports, including Profit and Loss statements.
  • Researches open accounting issues and recognizes potential issues and/or conflicts so corrective action can intercept and minimize issues.
  • Participates in budgeting and forecasting for assigned property portfolio, new property and client transitions, and client audit requests.
  • Assists in training team members on portfolio specific transitions.
  • Monitors scope of services delivered and provides feedback to manager regarding any changes in scope.
  • Coordinates work with other team members within single point-of-contact (SPOC) guidelines.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements)
  • Degree from a four-year college or university program with an emphasis in accounting, finance or related field required.
  • MUST have financial reporting exp
  • A minimum of four years prior accounting, finance or related experience required
    Experience with real estate accounting software preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
  • Ability to effectively present information.
  • Requires intermediate knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) regulations including an intermediate knowledge of financial terms and principles to include accounting methods (cash, accrual, and full GAAP).
  • Conducts intermediate financial analysis.
  • Intermediate knowledge of computer software and hardware (i.e., Microsoft Office Suite Products).
  • Ability to work in multiple accounting software applications.
If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!