Austin, TX 78749 | Temporary

Post Date: 03/22/2018 Job ID: 44568 Industry: Accounting Pay Rate: $25-$29

(2) Sr. Accountant-- Austin, TX 78749

2 Openings!! Position compiles and analyzes financial information to document business transactions and prepares entries into the general ledger. Position prepares financial reports (e.g., balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, etc.) according to statutory accounting principles and governmental accounting financial reporting standards. This role is a 3-5 month assignment with the possibility of going longer, paying $25-$29/hr, depending on experience.

Client offers full medical, dental, and vision coverage as well as retirement savings plans. Providing comprehensive benefits for employees, such as an employee assistance program, paid vacation and sick time, and a work-life balance that you and your family will appreciate.

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  • Analyzes all accounts and prepares most monthly journal entries.
  • Prepares and analyzes monthly financial statements.
  • Performs detailed expense analyses.
  • Processes payroll and maintains the payroll accounting system.
  • Prepares quarterly and annual statutory financial statements as required by insurance companies.
  • Prepares premium tax returns and other data calls.
  • Prepares and gathers information for many aspects of the annual budgeting process.
  • Lead during external audit exams.
  • Maintain company list of procedures and controls.
  • Prepares monthly reconciliation of accounting records.
  • Assists in other accounting areas as needed.


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills for contact with other departments and management
  • Bachelor s degree required; Accounting degree preferred; CPA candidate or designation preferred
  • Minimum 3 years accounting experience required; 5 years accounting experience and Insurance experience preferred
  • Ability to manage daily and monthly duties
  • Ability to work accurately with numerical detail, operate under pressure, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of accounting systems and automation tools (including Excel and Access, etc).
  • MS Dynamics GP suite of products experience a plus.
  • Audit and/or work experience in a Property and Casualty Insurance Company preferred
  • Professional certification desirable: Certified Public Accountant or comparable certification

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