Accountant- Early Career

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  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Consultant:

    Steve Whiting

Our client is a market leading investment firm and they wish to hire an early career Accountant to join their team.

Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Enter all project and affiliate company transactions entries into the accounting software
  • Record and maintain supporting information for monthly journal entries related to project portfolio.
  • Ensure that recurring entries are changed or terminated at appropriate trigger points.
  • Maintain detailed listings of the contents of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation and requesting disbursements.
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 2-3 years professional accounting experience
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • CPA, or CPA track, is preferred but not required
  • Prior experience with tax credit issues given priority