Staff Accountant


Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for a Full Time Staff Accountant in the Torrance area. This is a 3+ moth temporary opportunity. The Staff Accountant establishes and maintains the general accounting reporting and practices for the organization. Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare and/or review necessary journal entries for properly stated ledgers and financial statements in accordance with regulations (e.g. GAAP). Please review the details below, and if you meet the qualifications listed please Apply Now!


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Month end close including general ledger journal entry and account reconciliation
  • AP processing and check printing
  • Customer invoicing, collections, cash application and credit card receipt
  • Pcard management
  • Monthly and quarterly adhoc reporting
  • Analyzes information by developing spreadsheet reports; verifying information.
  • Thinks through and analyzes complex problems, challenges and drives to root cause.
  • Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data.
  • Provides accounting support for audit by reviewing financial information; converting data to general ledger system; obtaining supplementary information for preparing financial statements.
  • Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintains financial security by ensuring strong internal controls
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities internal and external; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Ad hoc reporting


Requirements and Qualifications:

  • BS degree in a related field preferred
  • A minimum of 1-3 years of experience in a staff accountant or similar role
  • Well versed in Excel – Pivot Tables / V-lookup
  • Accounting, SFAS Rules, Reporting Skills
  • Syspro experience a plus; Microsoft AX experience a plus
  • Sense of urgency and attention to deadlines and details; is committed to excellence and understands how daily work impacts the customer
  • Prioritizes effectively, acts with speed and agility as new information emerges
  • Committed to continuous improvement
  • Motivated by the challenge of new work; comfortable with ambiguity; proactively seeks answers
  • Uses language and behavior that consistently reflects respect and value for diverse backgrounds; experiences and perspectives
  • Builds productive relationships with coworkers and supervisor
  • Conveys a professional demeanor in any situation
  • Seeks or provides help when needed and is open to new challenges
  • Team player and works collaboratively across the business for maximum impact


What's in this for you?

  • Pay rates starting at $15.00/hour
  • Weekly Pay – you receive a paycheck every week
  • Comprehensive benefits after 1 week – medical, dental, vision, options available


Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.

Click on Apply Now to be considered for this temporary Full Time Staff Accountant in Torrance or any related opportunities with Adecco.

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