Full Charge Bookkeeper

$26.00 - $30.00 hourly
  • Robert Half - Talent Solutions
  • Longmont, CO, USA
  • Jun 23, 2021
Full time

Job Description


If you multi-task effectively and have strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills, you might be a good fit for this Full Charge Bookkeeper opportunity with growth potential. There is a Full Charge Bookkeeper position being filled by Accountemps that might suit your needs. This long-term temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper opportunity is based in Longmont, Colorado. If you're comfortable with establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives, as well as all general accounting and bookkeeping functions, including the preparation of financial statements, you could be a good candidate for this position.

Your responsibilities in this role

- Following federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying requirements, implementing adherence to requirements, filing reports, and advising management on needed actions

- Executing accounts payable and accounts receivable tasks, such as collections

- Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including balance sheet and statements regarding income and cash flows

- Tracking fixed assets to produce depreciation schedules

- Handling reconciliations for bank and general ledgers, and processing payroll

- Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

- Maintaining historical records by filing documents

- Overseeing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers


- Proficiency with Excel and Peachtree

- Ability to multitask effectively

- Proven flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments

- 3 or more years of experience in the bookkeeping field

- Proficient at analyzing financial data and promptly creating accurate reports

- High school diploma or similar accreditation, and an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended

- Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

- A thorough knowledge of accrual and cash basis of accounting

- Experience with payroll preferred

- Strong organization skills

- Experience with in-house payroll

- Deep understanding of QuickBooks Pro

- Proven knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)

- QuickBooks ProAdvisor experience preferred

- Well-founded grasp of Accounts Receivable (AR)

- Solid understanding of QuickBooks

- QuickBooks Premier experience preferred

- General familiarity with account reconciliation