Junior Accountant

Category:
Accounting
Type:
Contract To Hire
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Job ID:
148506
Recruiter:
Blake Gilbert
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?A growing organization in Philadelphia, PA is seeking a 0-2 entry level Junior Accountant. The organization is hoping that the successful candidate will continue to take on more responsibility within 6-12 months and have the mindset of striving towards a Senior role with the company. 

 

  • Maintains financial records for subsidiary companies by analyzing balance sheets and general ledger accounts.
  • Reconciles general and subsidiary bank accounts by gathering and balancing information.
  • Provides financial status information by preparing special reports; completing special projects.
  • Corrects errors by posting adjusting journal entries.
  • Maintains general ledger accounts by reconciling accounts receivable detail and control accounts; adjusting entries for amortizations prepaids; analyzing and reconciling retainage and accounts payable ledgers; preparing fixed asset depreciation and accruals.
  • Secures financial information by completing database backups; keeping information confidential.
  • Maintains accounting controls by following policies and procedures; complying with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
  • Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2+ years’ related experience preferred
  • Hands-on experience working with general ledgers
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Proficient with ERP systems, including Microsoft Office
  • Able to multi-task and prioritize work effective

Contact Blake Gilbert @ b.gilbert@firstproinc.com

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