Robert Half Accountemps Entry-level Accountant in San Leandro, California

Job Summary Company in Richmond provides application support, sales and repair service for all of our high quality dental equipment, orthopedic and neurosurgical medical devices, and industrial motors, spindles and micro-grinders. This position plays a critical role in the accounting department and duties must be performed accurately and efficiently. The junior accountant will report directly to the accounting supervisor and will need to demonstrate the ability to work proactively and independently. Job Responsibilities • Responsible for credits and warranties including accruing warranty expenses, processing of warranty and credit claims, debiting accounts, adjustments to accounts • Assist with month-end close and process adjusting journal entries • Analyze and reconcile general and subsidiary bank statements • Post journal entries to the accounting system • Assist in maintaining the (G/L) general ledger and various subledgers • Maintain corporate credit card charges • Calculate, record and depreciate fixed assets accordingly • Conduct monthly variance analyses of capital expenditures • Assist in auditing employee expense reimbursements • Process daily invoicing • Manage billable to client accounts during month end to ensure timely billing records • Apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to research and investigate financial discrepancies • Provide financial status information by preparing special reports; completing special projects as assigned • Assist in maintaining general ledger accounts by reconciling accounts receivable detail and control accounts; adjusting entries for amortizations; analyzing and reconciling retainage and accounts payable ledgers; preparing fixed asset depreciation and accruals. • Maintain accounting controls by following policies and procedures; complying with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements; applying the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) • Follow company's established accounting processes and maintain financial security by adhering to internal controls • Special projects and other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

• Bachelor's Degree in accounting or finance required • 2 yrs experience in an accounting function • Must be highly skilled in dealing with financial and numeric data • Proficient in creating and interpreting financial reports • Proficient in Microsoft Office; with strong emphasis on Excel • General math skills • Excellent communication skills • Must have the ability to effectively interact and communicate with all levels of staff • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, and volume

Please send your resume to and call Mark Salvador at (510) 839-2100 for expedited consideration.

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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