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Entry Level Staff Accountant


Our client is seeking a Staff Accountant for their growing business!  This position is a minimum 3-month contract, with the potential to become permanent if business needs continue at a heightened level.  The Staff Accountant will work under the guidance in the management of financial operations and reporting; payment of invoices, cash management; and other supportive functions. 

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure timely payments and aid in financial management
  • Bookkeeping and accounting for various properties
    • Entry of payables, invoicing, and property allocation
    • P-Card reconciliations and account maintenance
    • Aid in month-end closing and reporting packages
    • Positive Pay upload of AP files to discourage fraud
    • Aid in Property Onboarding projects alongside finance and lease admin teams

Qualifications Profile

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting or AAS and equivalent experience
  • 1+ year(s) of experience, or accounting/finance-related internship (preferred)
  • Knowledge and skills
    • Adept technology skills, specifically with Microsoft Word
    • Strong interpersonal skills, both verbal and written
    • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
    • Ability to work in a professional team setting
    • Strong organizational and time management skills
    • Independent and self-motivated with a high attention to detail

Compensation: $18/hour

If this position is not the right fit for you, but better for someone you know please feel free to forward the information. We compensate up to $500 for referrals that are hired on by our clients.
For immediate consideration please submit a resume in WORD to accounting@cpsrecruiter.com

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Syracuse, NY 13212
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