Senior Accountant #35505
Accounting Finance
JacksonvilleFL Direct Hire Dec 12, 2023
Contemporary Staffing Solutions is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Accountant to join our client for a remote opportunity (must be local to Jacksonville, FL as this position will eventually be hybrid 2-3 days per week in office). In this role, you will be responsible for overseeing day-to-day accounting activities, supporting the month-end close process, and actively contributing to process improvements to enhance scalability for future growth. You will play a crucial role in annual budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting initiatives. The Senior Accountant will collaborate closely with the Controller, CFO, and other team members to ensure accuracy and efficiency in financial operations. This Direct-Hire opportunity offers an annual salary of $85,000-$95,000!

Position Responsibilities:
  • Take primary responsibility for day-to-day accounting tasks, including cash receipts, bank reconciliations, accrual-based journal entries, and balance sheet reconciliations to facilitate the month-end close process.
  • Manage Accounts Receivable functions, including invoicing, collections, and maintenance of customer master data.
  • Support future audit and treasury reporting requirements.
  • Actively seek opportunities for continuous process improvement.
  • Maintain and update the fixed asset register and depreciation schedules for both book and tax purposes, including Construction in Progress accounts.
  • Collaborate with and support the FP&A Manager in the preparation of budgets, forecasts, and related financial analyses.
  • Assist the Controller in developing support schedules for CPA firm preparation of tax returns.
  • Report directly to the CFO.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
  • Minimum of four years of direct relevant work experience, with expertise in month-end close processes, balance sheet reconciliations, etc.
  • Experience working for a manufacturing company, with knowledge of inventory accounting.
  • Ability to deliver accurate results under time-sensitive conditions.
  • Capable of managing competing priorities while completing routine daily/weekly/monthly tasks on time.
  • Self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and implement process improvements.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience working in ERP systems.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel.

Preferred Skills:
  • Experience working in a start-up environment and/or for a PE-owned business.
  • Experience with Netsuite or a comparable ERP system.
  • CPA or CPA candidate is a plus.

Contemporary Staffing Solutions (CSS) has been a leading provider of contract, temporary, temporary-hire & direct hire solutions. We began as a staffing agency and evolved to a national provider of workforce management solutions with a niche recruitment focus in Accounting & Finance, Call Center & Office, Human Resources, Sales & Marketing, & Information Technology. To learn more about CSS, visit our website: