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Contract Accountant

Kelly Services

Hartford, CT
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Job Title Contract Accountant

Jobid US41LCDR_BH1426187

Location: Hartford, CT, 06132, USA

Description Our client, a top 10 US Commercial Property & Casualty Insurer, is currently seeking **Contract Accountant** for a 3+ month contract opportunity. The position is located in **Hartford, CT.**

By working for our client, you will be exposed to a publically traded company (listed on the NYSE), work for a leader offering commercial insurance, a firm with over $25 billion in revenue, work in a fast paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the team.

**In addition to working with the world’s most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:**

**-** **Competitive pay**

**-** **Paid holidays**

**-** **Year-end bonus program**

**-** **Recognition and incentive programs**

**-** **Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center**

Overview & Responsibilities to include:

+ Vendor Processing: Updates central invoice and renewal database, ensuring that all information required to process and track invoices and quotes is accurate. Conducts invoice and quote validation by verifying goods/services to contracts and contacting requestor to ensure goods/services were received or requested. Prepares Accounts Payable processing sheets with accounting/billing information for invoice payment processing. Submits requests for purchase order processing.
+ Vendor Liaison: Play a critical role in understanding contractual obligations with vendors and ensuring all vendor reporting requirements are met. Assist in the timely resolution of vendor issues.
+ Vendor Management - Analysis, Reporting and Process Improvements: Produces and analyzes management weekly and monthly reports covering invoicing and renewal metrics, aging and status. Creates and distributes monthly invoice processing detail. Performs supplier data gathering, root cause analysis and trending in order to develop the appropriate process control changes. Assists in preparation of monthly supplier activity and contract reporting. Prepares ad-hoc reporting as needed.
+ Financial Management: Prepares reports and analysis on a timely basis to support reporting/accounting requirements. Perform account reconciliations and ensure data integrity Provide ad hoc reporting. Act as liaison with field and/or other departments to resolve problems. Recommend opportunities to enhance processes and operational standards.
The ideal candidate will hold a Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance coupled with 2+ years’ experience in accounting, financial analysis, and reporting. Experience in invoice processing or accounts payable sought. Experience/understanding of PeopleSoft AP/GL/AM modules and query functions is preferable, but not required. The candidate will also validate invoice charges to contracts so experience in understanding contracts is helpful. The candidate will be required to code Payment Request with correct accounting so the accounting understanding and experience is necessary for invoice processing.

_**Important information:_ This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Please submit your resume to be considered for this position by pressing the **“SUBMIT RESUME”** button below. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position ( ), however, your resume should be uploaded via the **“SUBMIT RESUME”** button included within**

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

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**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 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 is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at

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