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Job

Jr Accounting Consultant

  • Location

    La Jolla, CA

  • Sector:

    Financial Services and Banking, Audit & Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Matt Lang

  • Contact email:

    m.lang@hamlynwilliams.com

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-01

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

A Investment Management client of ours, based in La Jolla is looking for an Accounting professional to join the business, initially as a Consultant to support the Finance function.

The ideal candidate will be based in the local area, have 3+ years’ worth of relevant experience and be able to start immediately.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain accounting records, balance accounts
  • Prepare reconciliations, prepare complex general journal entries, and assist in the preparation of financial statements and other reports
  • Maintain accounting records in a complex, computerized financial accounting system
  • Analyze general ledger documents
  • Prepare adjusting/recurring journal entries as needed
  • Prepare monthly financial statement reports and other monthly, quarterly, and annual reports
  • Balance subsidiary ledgers with general ledger
  • Prepare account reconciliation on an ongoing basis
  • Assist with the year-end financial audit
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Business Administration with a major or concentration in Accounting required
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships with co-workers and with outside parties such as vendors, administrators, auditors and tax advisors
  • Ability to meet internal and external deadlines with high-quality deliverables
  • Ability to adapt to rapidly changing priorities, while maintaining a high level of energy
  • Ability to perform successfully under pressure
  • Accuracy in data input
  • Organizational abilities and attention-to-detail
  • Communication skills, both written and oral
  • Intermediate knowledge of:
    • Sage and other equivalent mid-size accounting systems
    • Microsoft Excel
  • Working knowledge of MS Office, including Word and PowerPoint

If this opportunity interests you, please get in touch today!