Staff Accountant - 4 month contract
Location: Syracuse, NY
Pay: $28/hr. / 58k
Length: 4 month contract with potential to extend
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Responsible for accounting and financial record keeping for assigned Client Projects, including:
o Assist Project Controller in compiling and analyzing financial information including budget variances.
o Meeting financial reporting deadlines.
o Assist Project Controller in preparing monthly cash and GAAP forecasts.
o Preparing balance sheet reconciliations.
o Assist in the preparation of annual budgets.
o Assist in the preparation of owner's board packages for their presentation.
o Oversee accounts payable transactions including preparing accounts payable checks for processing.
o Maintaining standardized workpapers for all balance sheet accounts and some income statement accounts, including but not limited to fixed asset records and depreciation.
o Preparing journal entries.
• Responsible for assigned Project Contract compliance
o Read and understand related contracts.
o Assist in ensuring compliance and correlation to monthly financials.
o Upload compliance deadlines and responsibilities into DocMinder
• Responsible to interact professionally with
o Outside CPA's in preparing the year-end Financial Statements, audits, tax preparation, and special accounting issues.
o Banking institutions and other third-party consultants. (Lawyers, etc.)
o Company's officers, asset managers, managers and administrative staff.