Staff Accountant Public Entity Company Oakland, CA -BART nearby Temporary Coverage 5 months+ Full-Time Hours Prefer: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting , and/or Bachelor's degree and major coursework in Accounting, plus at least one year of accounting experience. Role includes: AR, AP, reconciliation, and analysis of financial statements, budgets and various management reports, involving statistics, legal requirements, cost accounting, •Assists in the tracking, analysis, and reporting of operating revenues and expenditures, •balance sheet, capital expenditures, and project funding sources. •Assist reconcile, and manage the fixed asset ledger, including recording of sales and other disposal of assets and coordination of periodic physical asset inventories. •Reviews and verifies the accuracy of data inputs and outputs •Examines and analyzes supporting documentation •Perform other related accounting duties as assigned. Competitive Hourly Pay Rate. Medical Dental and Vision Insurance are offered.
Required knowledge includes:
•GAAP methods, rules, and procedures.
•Data collection and analysis methodologies.
•Application to budgeting, financial analysis, and statistical analysis.
•Spreadsheets and analytical tools.
•Prepare, analyze, pre-audit and verify accounting and other financial records and documents.
•Interpret and apply tax, regulatory, grant, or other applicable requirements.
•Use spreadsheet, word processing, e-mail, and database applications.
•Read and comprehend financial statements.
•Verify the accuracy of financial data and information.
•Assimilate new tasks, work under deadlines, and coordinate and manage multiple concurrent assignments.
•Communicate and present information effectively in oral and written format; prepare clear, concise, and grammatically correct reports and presentations summarizing quantitative and qualitative information in response to oral or written specifications/direction.