Staff Accountant

Bakersfield, California
Apr 23, 2024
Apr 26, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Corporate, Non-profit
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Salary: $28 - $35 per hour

A bit about us:

Our client in the non-profit industry is seeking a Staff Accountant to add to their team. This is large organization in Kern County with an excellent reputation. Come join their team!

Why join us?

Excellent non-profit with great reputation
Easy Bakersfield location
Strong leadership
Casual work environment
Room for growth

Job Details

Job Details:

We are on the hunt for a dynamic, detail-oriented, and experienced Staff Accountant to join our vibrant team. This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned professional to showcase their expertise in financial accounting and account reconciliation. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing financial statements, performing detailed reconciliations, conducting intricate financial analysis, and maintaining the general ledger. This role requires a keen eye for detail, a passion for numbers, and a deep understanding of financial principles.


1. Prepare accurate, timely financial statements in accordance with our established schedule and with input from the rest of the accounting department.
2. Conduct monthly and quarterly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance.
3. Analyze financial statements for discrepancies and other issues that should be brought to the CFO's attention.
4. Review all inter-company transactions and generate invoices as necessary.
5. Reconcile balance sheet accounts.
6. Coordinate semi-annual audits and assist CFO with conducting audits.
7. Conduct regular ledger maintenance.
8. Stay updated on industry trends and changes to accounting rules and regulations.
9. Assist in the development and implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department.


1. Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
2. A minimum of 2+ years of proven experience in a similar role.
3. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, with exceptional skills in Excel.
4. Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
5. Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
6. Outstanding problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
7. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
8. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
9. CPA or CMA certification preferred but not required.

This role is a unique opportunity to bring your accounting expertise to a vibrant and dynamic team. If you're a detail-oriented professional with a passion for numbers and a knack for financial analysis, we'd love to hear from you. Apply today and let's build financial success together!

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