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Accountemps Burlington, Ontario Full-Time
$20.00 - $23.00 / hour
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Ref ID: 05070-0011511018

Classification: Full Charge Bookkeeper

Compensation: $20.00 to $23.00 hourly

Are you looking for an opportunity with growth potential as a Full Charge Bookkeeper? Do you multi-task effectively and have strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills? Accountemps's Full Charge Bookkeeper position in the Service field is something you might be interested in. This long-term temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper position is located in Burlington, Ontario. The role will be responsible for all general accounting and bookkeeping functions including the preparation of financial statements. You will also be establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives.

Your responsibilities in this role

- Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable; handling collections as needed

- Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

- Overseeing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers

- Filing documents to maintain historical records

- Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including, but not limited to, balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows

- Handling bank and general ledger reconciliations, as well as payroll processing

- Following progress of fixed assets to prepare depreciation schedules

- Maintaining knowledge of current federal, state, and local legal requirements, ensuring adherence to them, filing reports, and communicating with management on needed actions
- Be creative, adaptive, and eager to learn new technical skill sets

- Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills

- Ability to multitask effectively

- Proficient at analyzing financial data and promptly creating accurate reports

- Proficiency with Excel, Quickbooks, and Peachtree

- 3+ years of bookkeeping experience

- A thorough knowledge of accrual and cash basis of accounting

- Process Bi-weekly Payroll experience

- Quality experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)

- Well-founded grasp of Reconcile Payroll

- Knowledge of payroll

- Deep understanding of garnishments payroll

- Practical knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)

- Wide ranging experience with bank reconciliations

- Earlier work involving account reconciliation

- General familiarity with Special Payroll Deductions

- Payroll for under 100 employees experience preferred

- Proven knowledge of Process Payroll

- Full Cycle Payroll experience

- High school diploma or similar accreditation, and an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended

- Payroll experience preferred

- Capable of working independently with minimal oversight

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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