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Accountant - Atlanta, GA

Kelly Services

Atlanta, GA
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Job Title Accountant - Atlanta, GA

Jobid US24R3RR_BH1436692

Location: Atlanta, GA, 30309, USA

Description Kelly Services is currently seeking **Accountants** for one of the world's largest stock exchanges located in **Atlanta, GA.**

**Job Title: Accountant**
Location: Atlanta, GA
Type: Temporary
Length: 5/21/18 – 10/31/18
Schedule: 40 hours/week, 8 hours/day
Pay Rate: $30 - $40 per hour

**Career Path Description:**

Establishes and maintains accounting policies and controls, fiscal controls, preparing financial reports and safeguarding the organization's assets. Responsibilities are within the Accounting Function as a generalist or in a combination of Disciplines.

**Position responsibilities:**

+ Prepares basic, routine journal entries.
+ Prepares basic, routine account reconciliations,
+ Researches and gathers information for financial statements.
+ Shadows more experienced team members when preparing financial reports.
+ Supports monthly close procedures.
**Education required:**

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or a related discipline
**Experience Required:**

+ 0 to 2 years
**Functional knowledge:**

+ Requires conceptual knowledge of theories, practices and procedures within a discipline.
+ Requires guidance on task initially and requires supervision.
+ Is working in a smaller defined area of the role, this continues to expand as the employee gains more confidence and capability.
**Business expertise:**

+ Applies general knowledge of business developed through education or past experience.
+ Often needs help understanding the commercial side or key business drivers impacting the task/decision.

+ No supervisory responsibilities; accountable for developing technical contribution.
+ Problem solving: Uses existing procedures to solve standard problems; analyzes information and standard practices to make judgments.

+ Has limited impact on own work team; works within standardized procedures and practices to achieve objectives and meet deadlines as described by supervisor.
**Interpersonal skills:**

+ Exchanges straightforward information, asks questions and checks for understanding.
**Technical Skills & Requirements:**

+ Accounting: Studies the preparation of financial reports and assists with records/journal entries, learning the options for accounting treatment of reserves, assets and expenditures.
+ Learns how matching assets and liabilities relates to the organizations financial positioning.
+ Seeks to understand and assists with the implementation of new accounting pronouncements/ requirements.
+ Accounting Principles: Learns about Company OMXs financial and management accounting policies, procedures and systems.
+ Develops basic knowledge of the accounting principles for one discipline (e.g., GAAP, Cost Accounting, Tax Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Billing).
+ Develops basic understanding of regulatory requirements and financial accounting standards (e.g., IFRS, FASB, SEC).
**Computer/Software Skills:**

+ Learns to use Microsoft and other supported applications – such as Great Plains Dynamics and SalesForce.
+ Documenting/Recording Information: Learns to enter, transcribe, record, store, and maintain information in written or electronic form according to Company standards.
**Knowledge of Financial Systems:**

+ Acquires basic knowledge of systems and databases through completing routine responsibilities.
+ Completes routine activities by using financial systems and technologies.
+ Completes basic quality review checks on data. **APPLY TODAY!**
**If interested in this position please send a follow up email with your resume to** **** **for further consideration.**
**Thank you and we look forward to working with you!**

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the world’smost respected companies—providing you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transformyour career. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and more than 3,000 finance and accountinghiring managers rely on us each year to access the best temporary and full-time talent: people likeyou.

Let us help advance your career today.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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