Staff Accountant ($55-60K)

  • Location
    Tampa, Florida
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Staff Accountant – Parker Lynch - Tampa, FL

Our client, headquarted in Tampa, recently went public and is seeking a highly motivated self-starter with an unparalleled work ethic for their Staff Accountant role. You will be responsible for all aspects of assigned General Ledger accounts including the journal entry process, account reconciliations and analysis of account balances. You will also prepare reports and analysis to meet audit and tax requirements and assist in the budgeting and forecasting process.

The Staff Accountant Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Accounts payable and project coding of invoices
  • Review and approve expense reports utilizing Concur
  • Prepare and enter journal entries in accounting software including importing entries from Excel
  • Maintain general ledger activity and reconcile between supporting schedules and general ledger activity
  • Preparing and analyzing trial balance, general ledger and check register reports
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and year end financial reports
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, year-end journal entries, accruals, variance analysis, financial statements (balance sheet, income statement, cash flow statement) and bank reconciliations
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends
  • Research and respond to internal and external accounting/financial questions and resolve issues


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2+ years of corporate accounting experience
  • Experience with large ERP systems (Great Plains, SAP, Oracle, etc.)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and be highly skilled in dealing with financial and numerical data (Pivot Tables, v-lookups, MACROS)
  • Must be deadline focused, organized and exhibit problem-solving skills; able to handle multiple deadlines at the same time and excel in a fast-paced environment

If you are qualified and interested in this Staff Accountant job in Tampa, please apply now.