Junior Accountant in Land O' Lakes, Florida

Land O' Lakes, Florida

Contract/Temp to Hire


Junior Accountant


Are you looking to advance in your experience and expand your accounting knowledge? Lee Hecht Harrison Recruitment Solutions (LHH) is partnering with a leading healthcare services company to fill their open Junior Accountant position based in Land O’ Lakes, FL. In this role, you are given the opportunity to work with a collaborative, growing and stable company. To qualify, you must possess at least 1-3 years of recent, relevant experience in specifically accounts payable and payroll . This is a CONTRACT-TO-HIRE job with the opportunity to become permanent based on performance and attendance. You will also be able to sign up for LHH's benefits programs during the time of the contract portion of this position.


Responsibilities:

  • Timely recording of information ensuring that financial transactions are properly recorded in alignment with GAAP principles.
  • Process bi-weekly payroll ensuring all timecards and requests for paid and unpaid time off, as well as other factors such as payroll adjustments, are accurate and timely.
  • Provide ongoing administrative and technical support to payroll & timekeeping database end-users.
  • Maintain payroll & timekeeping databases, updating employee information and general ledger information as needed. Work with database vendors to resolve any issues.
  • Work with Human Resources on processes to improve efficiency and accuracy.
  • Prepare month-end accounts payable accruals and journal entries and insurance benefit reconciliations.
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and year-end payroll reports including all payroll tax and wage repot filings.
  • Compile and issue compensation reports as required by the IRS.
  • Complete regulatory filings including Worker's Comp return, garnishments, child support orders, etc.
  • Support accounts payable activities for accurate and timely processing.
  • Review coding for accuracy on accounts payable submissions.
  • Ensure accounts payable submissions have appropriate approvals and documentation in alignment with policy.
  • Provide back up to the weekly accounts payable payment distribution.
  • Provide support and back up for accounting operations as assigned.
  • Assist with audit preparation and compliance including maintaining an organized and efficient filing system for accounts payable ensuring a good audit trail.

  • Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1-3 years of recent, relevant account payable and payroll experience
  • Fluency in Microsoft Suite 2007; high proficiency in Excel
  • Strong organizational skills

  • Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED required; Associate’s degree in accounting preferred

  • Compensation:

  • $18-$21 USD per hour based on experience

  • Lee Hecht Harrison benefit offerings include medical, dental, vision, term life insurance, short-term disability insurance, additional voluntary benefits, commuter benefits and 401K plan. Our program provides employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. Available paid leave may include Paid Sick Leave, where required by law; any other paid leave required by Federal, State or local law; and Holiday pay upon meeting eligibility criteria.


    If you think your skillset makes you the best candidate for this Junior Accountant job based in Land O’ Lakes, FL, then apply NOW! Apply here or e-mail your résumé in Microsoft Word format to kiely.mcbrady@lhh.com for immediate consideration.


    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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    Junior Accountant

    LHH

    19 days ago

    Contract/Temp to Hire

    Land O' Lakes, Florida


    Junior Accountant


    Are you looking to advance in your experience and expand your accounting knowledge? Lee Hecht Harrison Recruitment Solutions (LHH) is partnering with a leading healthcare services company to fill their open Junior Accountant position based in Land O’ Lakes, FL. In this role, you are given the opportunity to work with a collaborative, growing and stable company. To qualify, you must possess at least 1-3 years of recent, relevant experience in specifically accounts payable and payroll . This is a CONTRACT-TO-HIRE job with the opportunity to become permanent based on performance and attendance. You will also be able to sign up for LHH's benefits programs during the time of the contract portion of this position.


    Responsibilities:

  • Timely recording of information ensuring that financial transactions are properly recorded in alignment with GAAP principles.
  • Process bi-weekly payroll ensuring all timecards and requests for paid and unpaid time off, as well as other factors such as payroll adjustments, are accurate and timely.
  • Provide ongoing administrative and technical support to payroll & timekeeping database end-users.
  • Maintain payroll & timekeeping databases, updating employee information and general ledger information as needed. Work with database vendors to resolve any issues.
  • Work with Human Resources on processes to improve efficiency and accuracy.
  • Prepare month-end accounts payable accruals and journal entries and insurance benefit reconciliations.
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and year-end payroll reports including all payroll tax and wage repot filings.
  • Compile and issue compensation reports as required by the IRS.
  • Complete regulatory filings including Worker's Comp return, garnishments, child support orders, etc.
  • Support accounts payable activities for accurate and timely processing.
  • Review coding for accuracy on accounts payable submissions.
  • Ensure accounts payable submissions have appropriate approvals and documentation in alignment with policy.
  • Provide back up to the weekly accounts payable payment distribution.
  • Provide support and back up for accounting operations as assigned.
  • Assist with audit preparation and compliance including maintaining an organized and efficient filing system for accounts payable ensuring a good audit trail.

  • Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1-3 years of recent, relevant account payable and payroll experience
  • Fluency in Microsoft Suite 2007; high proficiency in Excel
  • Strong organizational skills

  • Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED required; Associate’s degree in accounting preferred

  • Compensation:

  • $18-$21 USD per hour based on experience

  • Lee Hecht Harrison benefit offerings include medical, dental, vision, term life insurance, short-term disability insurance, additional voluntary benefits, commuter benefits and 401K plan. Our program provides employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. Available paid leave may include Paid Sick Leave, where required by law; any other paid leave required by Federal, State or local law; and Holiday pay upon meeting eligibility criteria.


    If you think your skillset makes you the best candidate for this Junior Accountant job based in Land O’ Lakes, FL, then apply NOW! Apply here or e-mail your résumé in Microsoft Word format to kiely.mcbrady@lhh.com for immediate consideration.


    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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