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Senior Accountant - 6 Month Contract
Desoto, TX
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The Hire Solution has partnered with a nonprofit entity in the Lancaster / Desoto area for the immediate 3 to 6 month temporary need for an experienced Senior Accountant or Accounting Manager. The desired start date is within the next 1 week, so please apply right away. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to:

·      Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile accounts payable and receivable

·      Reconcile 20+ bank accounts for both operations and investment

·      Conduct GL to Bank Statement reconciliation

·      Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results

·      Add newly purchased fixed assets into the ERP system, and set up corresponding depreciation schedule for each

·      Post cash receipts to the ERP system and make sure they appear

·      Analyze financial information and summarize financial status

·      Journalize accounting transactions throughout the month

·      Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending

·      Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures

·      Help the accounting assistants when needed

·      Coordinate the budget process by developing documents and work papers; coordinating efforts with departments; managing deadlines; entering and reviewing data; and ensuring compliance.

·      Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process

·      Provide input into department’s goal setting process

·      Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule

·      Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance

·      Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

·      Ensure compliance with GAAP principles

·      Supervise processes by reviewing and analyzing entries and reports; monitoring revenues and expenditures; reviewing documents; scheduling deadlines; interpreting and reviewing data; and monitoring compliance with reporting and expenditures.


·      Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field

·      Legally eligible to work in the U.S without sponsorship

·      Five years of experience as a staff or senior accountant

·      Knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices and principles

·      Knowledge of budgeting practices and principles

·      Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, with co-workers, the public, and elected and appointed officials

·      Ability to read, analyze and interpret complex materials, budgets, and related documents

·      Skill in the operation and use of standard office software which includes databases and presentation programs, along with standard Microsoft products

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