Aston Carter's client in Chantilly, VA are looking to hire a dynamic Staff Accountant to join their growing team.
*Assist with month-end closing, including preparing and entering journal entries and reconciling general ledger accounts.
*Assist in the development of the internal monthly financial statements and year-end audit financial statements.
*Collect appropriate data, prepare and file sales and use tax returns.
*Work with staff in various office locations to reconcile monthly petty cash accounts.
*Maintain schedules and files for such items as leases, vehicles, other fixed assets and prepaid items.
*Act as occasional back-up for the Cash Receipts Specialist and A/P Coordinator as needed.
*Assist Controller with special projects to facilitate the effective functioning of the Finance Department.
*Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field required.
*3+ years of experience with the monthly closing cycle, accounting principles, and financial reporting highly desired.
* Microsoft Office Suite applications, Deltek Vision, or other ERP software, etc.
*Must possess strong analytical and technical skills and the ability to prepare account analysis, perform account reconciliations and prepare reports on a monthly and ad hoc basis.
*Previous experience with Payroll, Cash Applications, or Accounts Payable processes a plus.
* Prior experience working in a Construction, Engineering, or Architectural company a plus.
Qualified candidates will be contacted within 48 hours of application
About Aston Carter:
Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.