Humera - Administrative and Professional Staffing

Accountant I

Location
St. Paul, MN, United States
Salary
Contact For Rate
Posted
Mar 29, 2018
Closes
Mar 31, 2018
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
Humera is seeking an Accountant I for our client in St. Paul. This is a long term contract position for the right candidate looking to gain accounting experience in a public school setting.


Duties:
  • Performs entry level professional accounting work in the preparation and maintenance of ledgers and reports; and performs related duties as required
  • Works under the moderate and technical supervision of a higher level accountant or a division manager
  • May exercise technical supervision over clerical and lower level technical accounting staff
  • Records financial transactions in journals and ledgers for use in preparing trial balances and individual fund statements
  • Verifies and audits figures, prepares reports and other financial information and makes analyses of reports
  • Assists higher level accountants in maintaining departmental accounting systems, compiling and preparing budget and financial reports and statements, monitoring budget control accounts, and analyzing revenues and expenditures
  • Maintains and monitors accounts receivable or accounts payable records by verifying account status with transaction records, analyzing transactions for accuracy and compliance to procedures, identifying variances and making corrections, following up with delinquent accounts receivable procedures, and preparing related financial reports and records
  • Assists higher level accountants or managers with the preparation of the annual financial reports or independent audit
  • Prepares financial statements and periodic financial reports including monthly, quarterly and annual reports

Requirements:
  • PeopleSoft and Finance Experience
  • Governmental experience in accounting and time & effort reporting
  • Federal Grant experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft word

Schedule:
  • Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 4:30PM

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