Randstad Junior Accountant in Kansas City, Missouri

Junior Accountant

job details:

  • location:Kansas City, MO

  • salary:$18 - $20.39 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, December 4, 2018

  • experience:2 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:447249

  • questions:404-442-0453.

job description

Junior Accountant

job summary:

Junior Accountant - Kansas City, MO

  • These are 2 contract positions expected to last 3 months.

  • Our long time client is a Fortune 500 American Financial Services and Banking Holding Company with offices in the Kansas City location. With a focus on continuing to add bright talent into the organization, there are always opportunities to grow your career and learn new practices and technology from this global company.Publicly traded with over 2 Trillion in assets under management, revenue over 10 Billion and 35,000 employees globally. Our client is one of the leading US Banks on the list of oldest banks in continuous operation.

Junior Accountant- Job Duties:

  • Performs daily fund accounting activities in accordance with generally accepted accounting procedures, such as, maintenance of the general ledger and preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports.

  • Generally reports to Supervisor or Manager Finance or Accounting background accepted. Need to meet State Street's full time hiring standards.

Job Requirements:

  • Familiar with a variety of general accounting concepts practices and procedures.

  • Bachelors degree with 2-3 years experience is preferred, but will accept strong new graduates.

  • Foreign holiday schedule

  • Flexibility to work late

  • Proficiency in MS Excel

  • Knowledge of financial products preferred

Compensation: $18.00-$20.39/hr

location: Kansas City, Missouri

job type: Contract

salary: $18.00 - 20.39 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 2 Years

responsibilities:

Our long time client is a Fortune 500 American Financial Services and Banking Holding Company with offices in the Kansas City location. With a focus on continuing to add bright talent into the organization, there are always opportunities to grow your career and learn new practices and technology from this global company.

Publicly traded with over 2 Trillion in assets under management, revenue over 10 Billion and 35,000 employees globally. Our client is one of the leading US Banks on the list of oldest banks in continuous operation.

Responsibilities:

Performs daily fund accounting activities in accordance with generally accepted accounting procedures, such as, maintenance of the general ledger and preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports. Generally reports to Supervisor or Manager Finance or Accounting background accepted. Need to meet State Street's full time hiring standards.

qualifications:

Qualifications:

Entry to mid level finance/accounting experience. Basic transactional knowledge with the ability to understand instruction. Securities accounting or custody knowledge is a plus.Transitioning of daily workload to joint ventures. Temporary employees will fill voids allowing redeployment of full time staff to other teams with staffing needs. Since the work will be performed offshore there is no need to hire full time staff for a temporary transition period.

skills: Account Reconciliation

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