Kforce Staff Accountant in Saint Louis, Missouri

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Staff Accountant in Saint Louis, Missouri (MO). Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reconcile and record daily operating results as well as physical inventory counts

  • Process accounts payable; upon approval, post and code invoices, print checks weekly also communicating with vendors as necessary to ensure accurate cash disbursements

  • Prepare and maintain account analyses for various general ledger accounts keeping accounts current throughout the year

  • Monitor and maintain various monthly accruals, intercompany balances as well as reoccurring entries

  • Prepare documentation and schedules for external reporting and annual year-end audit

  • Assist with the month-end and year-end closing process

  • Assist with processing/reviewing bi-weekly payroll, ensuring third-party database is up to date with information provided by HR

  • Maintain organized electronic and paper filing records for company, including but not limited to journal entries, bank reconciliations and cash receipts

  • Perform other duties as assigned

  • BS/BA required, BS in Accounting preferred

  • Minimum of 3 years progressive accounting experience preferred

  • Strong working knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Excel and Word required

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics GP financial software preferred, as well as Great Plains

  • Experience with inventory management software's (including Peachworks) preferred

  • Experience with not-for-profit financial accounting preferred

  • Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data

  • Ability to develop alternative solutions and initiate proper accounting controls

  • Ability to analyze and reconcile complex accounts

  • Ability to work independently or with a team with minimum supervision

  • Skill in developing, coordinating and completing projects, budgets, financial reports accurately and timely

  • Skill in communicating, orally and in writing, to a variety of audiences

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours