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Bookkeeper/Accountant - Onsite

Company: Wollborg Michelson Recruiting
Location: Oakland
Posted on: June 19, 2022

Job Description:

General Ledger Skilled AccountantOnsite in Oakland, CAPay: $42.00/HourMust be COVID Vaccinated Job description

  • Analyzes capital project cost reports on a continuing basis including coordination with other departments to ensure correctness of the reports.
  • Reconciles capital project cost reports to the general ledger and fixed asset records.
  • Assists in the preparation of schedules, reports, and records analysis required by internal and external auditors.
  • Establishes or revises accounting procedures to conform with federal or state laws and generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Creates, updates, and maintains operating manuals of policies, functions and projects within the Controller's Office.
  • Examines and tests reliability of payroll records, accounts payable documents and general accounting records.
  • Assists in the monthly and year-end close of the District's books and records.
  • Reviews journal entries prepared by accountants for propriety, accuracy and completeness.
  • Responds to surveys, questionnaires and other statistical inquiries related to the District's financial reports.
  • Provides technical support to other departments, accountants, and clerical staff.QUALIFICATIONS
  • - Principles, practices and terminology of general, commercial, fund and governmental accounting
  • - Principles and practices of payroll processing and wage and benefit plan concepts
  • - Principles and practices of business data processing, particularly as related to the processing and analysis of accounting information
  • - Preparation, interpretation and analysis of computer and manual input/output documents. Budgeting principles and terminology
  • - Standard office practices and procedures
  • - Applicable laws and regulations including those regulating public fiscal operationsSkill/Ability in:
    • Reviewing and interpreting complex financial reports, ledgers, records and legal documents
    • Verifying the accuracy of financial data
    • Ensuring proper authorization and documentation for disbursements
    • Analyzing, posting, balancing and reconciling financial data and accounts; making accurate mathematical calculations
    • Preparing clear, concise and complete financial reports and statements
    • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
    • Explaining technical subjects to non-technical personnel and others
    • Making sound independent decisions within established guidelines
    • Possession of a bachelor's degree in accounting or a related field from an accredited college or university.
    • The equivalent of four (4) years of professional verifiable experience in professional accounting experience, preferably in a government or public agency setting.Wollborg Michelson Recruiting does require all applicants to be able to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated from COVID prior to their start date, unless otherwise prohibited by law.Wollborg Michelson Recruiting is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination of any kind. We ensure job offers are made based of one's employment experience, skills, and qualifications, regardless of race, gender, ethnic origin, or any other classification protected by law. All applicants must furnish proper identification to prove their legal right to work in the US upon a job offer. We participate in E-Verify to confirm one's right to work in the US. Wollborg Michelson Recruiting does not provide sponsorship for an employment-based visa status.

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