Senior Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Rio Rancho, New Mexico
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Contract/Temp to Hire
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  • Salary:

Parker + Lynch is looking for a Staff Accountant to support a local, established company in Rio Rancho, NM. This candidate will need to manage financial functions, record and enter transactions and review financial statements for accuracy. Pay will be up to $26.44/hr.



  • Maintain balance sheet reconciliations and work to resolve any discrepancies
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and accruals
  • Prepare related party invoices and reconciliation of related party transactions
  • Maintain company asset schedules
  • Track and prepare personal property reports/payments
  • Assist Accounting Supervisor with month-end financial reports
  • Assist Accounting Supervisor with preparation for year-end audits
  • Review Accounts Payable vouchers prepared by the A/P Administrator
  • Backup for Accounts Payable Administrator
  • Review and post journal entries for accounting staff
  • Other duties / special projects as assigned


  • Capable of multitasking and staying organized
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel
  • Previous experience in Cost Plus government contracting is a plus
  • Solid knowledge of accounting principles, laws and regulations
  • Ability to prioritize work
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must be able to read, analyze, and interpret contacts technical procedures, or governmental regulations


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance with 3-5 years of experience in accounting field is preferred but not required
  • Government Contracts Accounting and Deltek CostPoint experience a plus

    Employment Type: Full-Time, Temp-to-Hire

    Employment Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

    If this position sounds of interest to you, submit your resume today! Not quite what you’re looking for? Browse our other openings at the Albuquerque Parker + Lynch website.

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