Temporary/Contract Staff Accountant

Temporary/Contract Staff Accountant

Temporary/Contract Staff Accountant

Accentuate Staffing is currently recruiting for a Staff Accountant on a temporary basis for our fast growing technology company located in downtown Durham.

This would be a part or full-time temporary position expected to last 14-16 weeks.  This would working 20 up to 40 hours a week and this person could work Monday-Friday or a shorter work week.  Training, laptop and free parking provided.


·    Assist in maintaining general ledgers, and in the preparation of journal entries

·    Assist in the month-end close process

·    Accounts receivable collections, payment applications and aging analysis

·    Accounts payable processing, including employee expense reports

·    Perform analysis and reconciliation of accounts, including monthly balance sheet reconciliations

·    Ensure operating results are recorded in accordance with GAAP

·    Assist with monthly budget variance reports

·    Ad hoc analysis as needed


·    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline

·    1 – 3 years of relevant general corporate accounting experience with exposure to A/R, A/P, GL & journal entries.

·    Knowledge of US GAAP

·    Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills

·    Excellent attention to detail, analytical skills, and problem-solving skills

·    Self-driven, motivated, and eager to learn with a passion for process improvement

·    Ability to work efficiently and accurately in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment

·    Strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills

·    Energetic, upbeat, team player

·    Uncompromising character and integrity

·    Experience with accounting system software (Intacct, NetSuite)

·    Experience with Salesforce.com

·    Experience working in the software as a service industry