Kforce Senior Accountant in Columbia, Maryland

Kforce is working with a client in the Columbia, MD area that is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team.Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintaining the general accounting system, preparing the financial statements and budgets

  • Completing other tasks as determined by management/director of the Finance department

  • Prepares monthly financial statements and other necessary/requested financial information in a timely manner

  • Supervises the staff accountants and accounting assistant, this includes assistance with solving problems, and taking an active role in staff development

  • Compiles and assists the Manager, Budgets in the preparation of the Annual Budget, including coordination with appropriate personnel for entities under their responsibility

  • Responsible for the monthly general ledger closing and maintaining the general accounting system (e.g. account reconciliations, review daily cash summaries, and preparation of journal entries)

  • Analyzes actual verses budget variances on a monthly basis and confers with the Manager, General Accounting and Financial Reporting and Director of Finance on all material variances

  • Analyzes accounting systems and procedures, making recommendations to the Manager, General Accounting and Financial Reporting for improvement of internal controls or processes when necessary; documents accounting systems/procedures

  • Assists management staff in resolving expense management problems when accounting clarification is needed

  • Assists external auditors and prepares all necessary audit schedules for entities

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting is required

  • Must have a minimum of 4 years of accounting experience

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required

  • High level of interpersonal skills

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:YearsMinimum Compensation:70000.00Maximum Compensation:80000.00