Accountant

Atlanta, GA 30303

Posted: 06/14/2019 Industry: Accounting/Finance Job Number: 15005 Pay Rate: 22.00

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The pay rate is $22/hr

The assignment will begin as soon as candidates are selected

There is not an expiration date for the assignment.

 

Oversees multiple federal, state and locally funded grants.
  • Monitors and analyzes all monthly grant expenditures, program budget projections and progress made to fulfill all program cost sharing commitments including the preparation of accurate and timely federal financial reports.
  • Ensures compliance with programmatic objectives, financial obligations and requirements as outlined in the contracts and grant agreements.
  • Prepares and reviews journal entries and adjustments to be posted to general ledger.
  • Prepares standard statutory, regulatory and GAAP financial and/or accounting reports.
  • Analyzes and reconciles accounting data and transactions.
  • Responds to inquiries for solutions to difficult accounting problems or for information or interpretation from third parties such as banks, auditors, vendors and governmental entities.
  • Notifies appropriate personnel of pending audit actions.
  • Develops, monitors and maintains budget and financial records for a department or unit.
  • Creates and maintains a high-performance environment characterized by positive leadership and a strong team orientation.
  • Remains abreast of current trends and developments in the accounting field.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree or higher in accounting or business curriculum from an accredited college or university
  • Two years of experience performing complex general ledger account reconciliations
  • Two years of experience preparing journal entries
  • Experience and proficiency using Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Experience using PeopleSoft or other financial accounting systems for data retrieval, queries and system output reports
  • Experience preparing federal or other financial status reports
  • Experience analyzing and reconciling accounting data and transactions
  • Excellent oral, written, presentation and interpersonal communication skills

 

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Russ Burchfield

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