Accountant in Pasadena, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job #:  1015655

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Accountant- Pasadena, CA
Reviews general ledger accounts and prepares and adjusts journal entries. Performs account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and intercompany general ledger accounts. Maintains the general ledger chart of accounts. Assists with initial internal control evaluations. Posts monthly, quarterly and yearly accruals.
Experience Level: BA in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or any other Business Relevant Bachelor's Degree. Plus minimum 2+ years of direct relevant accounting experience.This position is for unique skills sets whose job titles are not pre-populated in our current approved market baskets.
1. Prepares and Review journals
2. Prepares and Review reconciliations
3. Prepares financial reports
4. Variance reporting
5. Working on team based projects

Top 3-5 Required Skills:
1. Strong accounting base (2+ years of accounting experience)
2. Strong attention to detail
3. Strong experience with Excel and Excel functions and ability to work well with large amounts of data. While this role is an accountant, HM is looking for a candidate that’s well rounded in both accounting and data.

Desired Skills:
1. access and SQL (preferred) experience

Soft Skills:
1. Strong communication skills
2. Ambitious/ positive attitude
3. Team player - ability to work in large groups in a professional and effective manner
4. Ability to multi-task and work in a highly demanding and deadline driven environment
5. Strong organizational and tracking skills
6. Self-starter/motivator

•Strong/solid understanding of accounting principles including GAAP, and hands-on experience with complex accounting activities and financial analysis. This position will be a reviewer of journal entries/account reconciliations/reports prepared by junior accountants to ensure accuracy

•Strong Microsoft Excel spreadsheet (at least intermediate level) and data handling skills (able to handle/manipulate large volumes of data). SQL database experience is desirable

•Effective communication skills, (will be attending meetings with internal/external departments/partners and should be able to communicate information on behalf of the team)
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