WI-Milwaukee / ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

  • Location
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
    $ 17 - $ 19.23 / Hour
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial

Duration: Temp to Perm

Pay: $19.23

  • Assists the staff and/or project accountant with accounting functions: accounts receivables and payables, payroll, report preparation, faxing, etc.
  • Maintains controls and records of financial transactions; may specialize in some phase of accounting work such as federal funds accounting, payroll, etc.
  • Complex data entry work involving cost accounting procedures, correcting/adjusting and closing of journal entries; may audit operating reports, vouchers, invoices, requisitions, purchase orders, and similar statements
  • Processing and maintaining Accounts Payable, Payroll, Corporate Purchase Card accounts, and Local Checking accounts
  • Processing payments of participant support services, reconciliation, and program billing
  • Assure efficient utilization and management of support service funding
  • Other responsibilities may include tracking, analyzing and reporting financial status; financial projection, planning and budgeting; and participation in periodic internal and external audits

QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Business, Math, Statistics, or related field of study and/or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Five to seven years of related work experience; direct experience developing, implementing and/or evaluating systems
  • Strong analytical skills; excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail; outstanding communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficient in Excel with good knowledge of MS Office and software applications
  • Excellent numerical skills and understanding of data analysis/ statistical methods
  • Excellent organizational and leadership abilities with at least 1 year of experience in managing a team


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