Staff Accountant - Boca Raton (Onsite)

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Boca Raton, FL


<strong>Founded in 1982, Connection delivers valuable IT services and advanced technology solutions to business, government, education, and healthcare markets. Today, we serve our customers through our staff of highly trained Account Managers, our team of on-staff experts, and our efficient procurement websites. We are also proud to offer custom-configured computer systems from a ISO 9001:2015 certified technical configuration lab at our distribution center in Wilmington, OH.</strong><br /><br /><strong>Our company has over&nbsp;<a href="">2,500 technical certifications</a>&nbsp;that ensure our experts can solve any customer need, no matter how complex. Additionally, our GlobalServe offering delivers global procurement solutions through our network of 500 suppliers in 174 countries.</strong>

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Overview: This position supports various activities within our General Accounting team.
Responsibilities: <p>General accounting functions, to include any or all of the following-</p> <ul> <li>Reconcile A/P differences in accounting system vs. ordering system</li> <li>Manage American Express cardholder expenses</li> <li>Maintain trade invoice information in the Access database</li> <li>Webinars/training to stay abreast of new developments</li> <li>Research and special projects as necessary</li> </ul> <p>Month-end closing</p> <ul> <li>Reconcile balance sheet accounts</li> <li>Prepare and enter journal entries and month-end accruals</li> <li>Variance analysis and financial statement review</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor's in Accounting, or Bachelor's in Finance with at least two years of general accounting experience.</li> <li>JDE/Oracle preferred or similar financial application.</li> <li>Must be assertive and possess excellent communication/writing skills.</li> <li>Understanding of U.S. GAAP/FASB Codification.</li> <li>Advanced knowledge in Excel a must.</li> <li>Must have experience in month-end close, preparing and entering journal entries, month-end accruals, following up on financial statement review questions.</li> <li>Attention to detail in composing, keying, and proofing professional business materials.</li> <li>Ability to work overtime during the month-end closing days.</li> <li>Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects effectively.</li> <li>Microsoft Access experience a plus.</li> </ul>