JobWatch

13 days old

Accountant

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Kelly Services is seeking an **Accountant** for the state and local government in **Indianapolis, IN.**


**Job Title: Accountant**

Location: Indianapolis, IN 46204

Job Type: Temp, potential Temp-To-Hire

Length: 6 9 Months

Est. Start Date: 3/8/2021

Hours: 8am 5pm, M-F

Pay Rate: $18 - $21 per hour


**Purpose of Position/Summary:**

This position reports to the Chief Financial Officer. The incumbent of this position is responsible for verifying, analyzing, and processing payments made by the Auditor of State such as purchase order payments, claim vouchers and utility payments.


**Essential Duties/Responsibilities:**


+ Incumbent performs as assistant for CFO in Finance Division.

+ Responsible for reviewing each invoice for proper coding by location, department, and general ledger account number, project and funding source.

+ Responsible for reviewing the documentation submitted for payment for proper authorization.

+ Applies the knowledge of professional accounting principles, practices and techniques in planning, coordinating, analyzing and reporting a variety of data;

+ Provides assistance and guidance to financial and administrative personnel of other functions, Districts and Divisions within the Department and other state agencies;

+ Prepares correspondence as directed by the Chief Financial Officer;

+ Assists Departments, Divisions and vendors research payment information as needed;

+ Performs other duties as required.


**Job Requirements:**


+ Three (3) years work experience in accounting; auditing; or accredited college training in a related field.


+ Associate degree or higher in relevant area is preferred or at least two years of college education plus four years of experience; experience may be substituted 2:1 in lieu of degree.

+ General knowledge of Department functions, organization of the Department and basic rules and regulations required to complete standardized tasks.

+ Knowledge of Governmental Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

+ Knowledge of procedures, guidelines and forms prescribed by the Auditors office.

+ Practical knowledge of office methods, bookkeeping procedures and bookkeeping and accounting terminology.

+ Specialized knowledge of or ability to quickly understand procedural and legislative controls over AP as they affect the Department, Auditor of State and other related State agencies.

+ Extensive knowledge of or ability to quickly understand State & Agency Travel policies & procedures and how to prepare the applicable forms necessary for employee travel & related expense reimbursement.

+ Ability to prepare routine correspondence.

+ Ability to apply mathematical and writing skills necessary to analyze, interpret and record data in order to reach logical conclusions and to prepare clear, concise and effective reports.

+ Ability to communicate efficiently and tactfully and gain the cooperation of Department personnel, vendors, and other State agencies.

+ Ability to work independently.

+ Basic knowledge of computer concepts of current computerized accounting system. Peoplesoft

+ Financials experience preferred.


**Notes:**


+ Possibility for temp to hire. Likely to extend beyond 6 months.

+ Occasional work from home option after training. Private office likely onsite.

+ Reporting to and assisting CFO.

+ Ideal candidate would be familiar with PeopleSoft financials and knowledge of State & Agency travel policies and expense reimbursement.


**APPLY TODAY!**


****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position **(robv492@kellyservices.com),** **however,** your resume should be uploaded via the **_SUBMIT RESUME_** button included within**


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-02-12 Expires: 2021-03-15

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Accountant

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast