Senior Accounting Associate

  • Location
    Tempe, Arizona
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842407_2791573

Parker+Lynch is recruiting for an exciting Senior Accounting Associate opportunity with our Fortune 500 client in Tempe! This is the perfect foot in the door for you if you have 6+ months of experience and are eager to take the next step in your professional career. This opportunity offers excellent training, a supportive leadership team and a fun, collaborative culture. You’ll also have the opportunity to advance from within.

As a Senior Accounting Associate, you’ll handle both transactional and monthly close functions, while putting your problem-solving and strategic thinking skills to good use.

Beginning pay is between $18-22 per hour.  

Key Job Functions Include:

  • Process and reconcile accounts payable/receivable transactions
  • Research accounting discrepancies and adjust accounts as necessary
  • Prepare and post journal entries to reflect account adjustments
  • Assist with month end financial reporting and analysis
  • Support Senior Accounts and upper management with Ad Hoc projects
  • Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or currently pursuing degree
  • 6+ months of accounting experience, including internships
  • Working knowledge of accounts payable/receivable, debits/credits, journal entries and reconciliations
  • Proficiency in Excel- creates and uses pivot tables and VLOOKUP
  • Excellent attention to detail, timeline-driven and highly organized
  • Strong communication (verbal and written) and problem-solving skills 
     


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