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Staff Accountant in Sacramento, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: 2107298

Job Title: Staff Accountant
Location: Sacramento, CA
Compensation: $22-28 hourly

Seeking an Accountant for a temp-to-hire opportunity with an established organization based in Sacramento. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of general accounting experience that includes period-end close, journal entries, account reconciliation, fixed assets and financial reporting. Grants experience a big plus.


  • Prepare bank and monthly reconciliations
  • Month-end close
  • Fixed assets
  • Research A/P issues as they develop
  • Accounts receiveable
  • Assist with financial audits
  • Coordinate and maintain grant billings and reports
  • Track grants to ensure compliance as required by grantors

  • Bachelor's in Accounting or related field required
  • 2+ years of accounting experience
  • MS Excel proficiency
  • Great Plains experience a plus but not required

Job Title: Staff Accountant
Location: Sacramento, CA
Compensation: $22-28 hourly

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