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Associate Accountant

  • Location: Bloomington, MN, 55435
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Associate Accountant
Location: Bloomington, MN 55435
Term: 3+ months (3/8/2021 to 06/30/2021)

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Maintains, records and reconciles daily cash receipts.
  • Completes billing uploads and receivable research.
  • Routine accounting functions - creates and reconciles accounting entries while resolving discrepancies.
  • Works with other Accountants to prepare source data for income and balance sheet statements.
  • Populates financial schedules, reports and records for supervisor review.
  • Verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
  • Updates information in various databases, iTrack and PeopleSoft, to add clients, modify billing rules, set up vendors and customers in MTA (My Transactions) commission system, etc. on a timely basis.
  • Updates cash receipt information in the sub ledger accurately and timely.
  • Processes billing/invoicing and enters data into the accounting databases.
  • May either apply or submit cash applications to the vouchers/invoices.
  • Researches and resolves accounts receivable issues.
  • May assist in month-end procedures.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • With Associate Degree, 3+ years experience in general accounting, A/P, or A/R clerical and/or entry level Associate positions.
  • With Bachelor's Degree, 0-2 years. Experience with automated accounting and financial management systems.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good organizational and analytical skills.
  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
  • Ability to write routine correspondence.
  • Must have the ability to convey financial information to non-financial users.
  • Ability to collect, analyze, and summarize data and to prepare clear and concise reports.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good organizational and analytical skills.
  • Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
  • Ability to write routine correspondence.
  • Must have the ability to convey financial information to non-financial users.
  • Ability to collect, analyze, and summarize data and to prepare clear and concise reports.
  • Familiarity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) regulations.
  • Requires knowledge of financial terms and principles.
  • Ability to calculate basic figures such as percentages, discounts, and/or commissions.
  • Follows accounting practices to ensure optimum client satisfaction while guaranteeing CBRE financial interests are protected.
  • Ability to understand and carry out general instructions in standard situations.
  • Requires basic analytical and quantitative skills.
  • Interprets a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form and to work independently.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite applications.
If this looks like a perfect fit, apply today!