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Staff Accountant in Los Angeles, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 1/7/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2129519

Staff Accountant

West Los Angeles, CA

Compensation: $55-68K plus bonus


Our client in the financial leasing industry continues to grow and is looking for an experienced Staff Accountant with over 3 years of experience working in public or general accounting. This position will focus on a variety of responsibilities such as journal entries, accounting adjustments, reconciliations, and audits.


  • Record journal entries for daily and month end reporting
  • Track loan and lease transactions
  • Monthly reconciliation of vendor invoices
  • Prepare reconciliations of general ledger accounts
  • Review reconciliations performed by others
  • Reconcile and allocate all credit card charges
  • Prepare monthly reports for management
  • Approve title collateral release requests
  • Oversee payables and receivables
  • Produce sales tax reports
  • Prepare external and internal audits
  • Prepare financial statements
  • Issue 1099 forms
  • Assist with any special projects


  • Minimum of 3 years' experience working in public or general accounting
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business Administration
  • Experience with financial reporting and database query tools
  • Knowledge of automated accounting systems (Lease Accounting a plus)
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Access and QuickBooks
  • Salesforce or CRM software preferred

Staff Accountant

West Los Angeles, CA

Compensation: $55-68K plus bonus

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