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Accountant (KS27255) in Milwaukee, WI at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 1/4/2019

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Accountant (KS27255)

Our client is a growing company in the Milwaukee area that is looking for an Accountant to join their team.  This is a newly created position due to growth!  With a growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the organization.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture, competitive salary and provides its’ employees with the tools and training necessary to succeed.

The Accountant will be responsible for a variety of accounting duties. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The Accountant will compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts.
  • Prepare journal entries, account reconciliations, and budget analysis.
  • Prepare month-end accrual entries for financial statements.
  • Perform various bank account analyses and reconciliation.
  • Establish, modify, document, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures.
  • Perform tax work for 1099 information reporting and annual 1120-SF tax returns.
  • The Accountant will provide billing and accounting support for project manager teams as needed.
  • Other duties and special projects as needed.

Job Requirements

The Accountant will possess the following:

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • The Accountant will have 2+ years accounting experience.
  • Strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office products. Experience with Sage 300 accounting software a plus.
  • The Accountant will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

Equal Opportunity Employer