Randstad Senior Accountant in Phoenix, Arizona

Senior Accountant

job details:

  • location:Phoenix, AZ

  • salary:$25 - $30 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • experience:5 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:451809

  • questions:602.977.1114.

job description

Senior Accountant

job summary:

Reporting directly to the Controller, the successful individual will possess at least five years of GL accounting experience, a solid understanding of GAAP, the financial close process, and a strong sense of urgency. If you would like to join a high performing accounting team that prides itself on being audit ready, all the time: this may be just the opportunity you are looking for.

location: Phoenix, Arizona

job type: Contract

salary: $25 - 30 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 5 Years


  • The Senior Accountant reports to the Controller. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, general ledger accountability and financial reporting, as well as accounts analysis and reconciliations, and other special projects, as assigned

  • Facilitate and complete monthly close procedures

  • Review staff accountant journal entries and bank reconciliations

  • Prepare revenue journal entries

  • Reconcile on monthly basis of major balance sheet accounts and work with other team members to resolve discrepancies

  • Produce financial statements package, incl. standard management reports, such as operating indicators and cash flow reports.

  • Assist with monthly employee benefits accounts reconciliations.

  • Assist with analyzing financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances


  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Accounting or Finance required

  • 5+ years accounting/finance experience

  • Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

  • CPA designation a plus

  • Great Plains, FRX and COGNOS reports writing experience a plus.

  • Not-for profit and behavioral health industry experience a plus.

  • Federal and states grants accounting experience a plus.

  • Strong analytical and accounting skills.

  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction

  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external agencies.


$25-$30 per hour


Phoenix, AZ

Application Process:

Click Apply to submit your resume. We will meet with qualified candidates and our best talent will interview with the employer face to face - we will move quickly.

For further information please contact me at miriam.arriola@randstadusa.com or 602-977-1114

skills: Account Reconciliation, CPA Candidate

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