Staff Accountant

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Staff Accountant job in Shakopee, MN! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Type:           Fulltime (40 hours / week) contract
Length:        2+ months
Pay:            29.62 / HR 
Shift/Hours:    8A – 5P

Responsibilities for this Staff Accountant job include, but are not limited to: 
•    Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts monthly, resolve issues timely and ensure balances are properly supported and explained
•    Support the monthly financial close process by processing the necessary journal entries and performing the required variance analysis
•    Ensure accuracy and timelines with adherence to the 3 day month-end deadline
•    Perform general ledger activities such as journal entries for accruals or expense account reclassification
•    Partner with other departments to ensure all internal controls are adhered to and financial statements are fairly and accurately presented
•    Review and analyze monthly activities for accuracy providing recommendations when opportunities for improvement are presented
•    Perform account research and analyses to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes
•    Review, investigate, and correct errors and inconsistencies in financial entries
•    Ensure all accounting procedures, records, and reports conform to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
•    Prepare Ad Hoc Analyses and complete projects
•    Perform other duties as assigned by management  

Qualifications for this Staff Accountant job:
•    Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Finance or Accounting required)
•    One (1) year of Accounting/Finance experience required
•    Experience in the automobile or Auction industry desirable
•    Strong knowledge of GAAP
•    Highly detail oriented and organized in work
•    Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
•    Excellent organizational and analytical skills
•    Strong communication and interaction skills required
•    Effective accounting and organizational skills required
•    Excellent computer and software knowledge essential, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, with Oracle, Hyperion, Blackline and AS400 preferred
•    Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports
•    Strong time management skills and ability to meet multiple deadlines
•    Willingness to work a flexible schedule
•    Proven ability to work with all levels in the organization

Why work for Adecco? 
•    Weekly pay
•    401(k) Plan
•    Skills Training
•    Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits

IMPORTANT: This Staff Accountant job is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “Apply with Adecco” button to submit your resume.
The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.  Adecco Group provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers to include Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans 

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