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Senior Staff Accountant
Post Date: 12/04/2018
Close Date: 01/31/2019
Spherion Staffing
2730 7th Ave S

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$30,000 - $49,999

Fargo, ND

Job Description:
Spherion Staffing has a Direct Hire Senior Staff Accountant position available in the Fargo area. The Senior Staff Accountant is responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely preparation of monthly financial statements and financial analysis for the organization. Qualified applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting with 1-3 years’ experience, also must be well versed in Sage, report writing and MS Excel.

Pay-$45-55k/year DOE
• Complete month end inventory close processes, including posting, closing, and reconciliation of inventory
• Work closely with the division Managers to ensure accurate reporting
• Ensure proper controls and procedures are adhered to, and all Sarbanes-Oxley controls are correctly performed
• Research and resolve all stock ledger and inventory discrepancies by coordinating with IT, warehouse, and other system owners
• Reconcile all Inventory, Inventory in-transit, Prepaid Inventory, and accrual accounts
• Process inventory related reserves and accruals including but not limited to aging, shrinkage, and freight
• Maintain the landed cost factors and reconcile the accrual accounts. Propose adjusted accrual percentage for landed cost components.
• Work closely with Sales, Admin, and Operational staff
• Research and explain account variances, interpret trends, evaluate fluctuation
• Learn and become a leader in in new ERP system
• Participate and lead ad-hoc projects to assist manager
• Other tasks as assigned by the CFO/Controller/Accounting Manager

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting
• One to three years of accounting experience (cost accounting experience is a plus)
• Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills.
• Critical thinking and analytical skills with HIGH attention to detail
• Dynamic, engaging, self-motivated leaders focused on career trajectory
• Understands and can apply general accounting principles
• Very proficient in Microsoft Office (including pivot tables and v-lookups)
• Highly organized, very productive time manager, capable of succeeding in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities

Contact Information:
To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/fargo or email your resume to kathleentoft@spherion.com

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