Staff Accountant in Phoenix, AZ at BCforward

Date Posted: 7/30/2020

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Job Description

Staff Accountant

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Staff Accountant opportunity in Phoenix, AZ 85007

Role: Staff Accountant
Location: Phoenix, AZ 85007
Expected Duration: 6 months
Start date: ASAP

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to,
working with the team to ensure timely and accurate management of federal grants and the submission of Federal Financial Reports. Ensuring daily grant expenses and revenues are accurate. Daily tasks of reviewing accuracy of transactions in the financial system of record, the Arizona Financial Information System (AFIS). Preparing and analyzing financial reports to ensure accuracy to meet all federal guidelines. Providing financial assurance analysis and oversight for operation divisions of the agency. Ensuring monthly financial reviews on the General Ledger and Budget, Grants, Payroll and Fixed Assets are complete within the assigned deadline. Conducting the reconciliation of reports and financial data, identifying, reporting and correcting errors.

Knowledge Required/Preferred:

* An in-depth knowledge of financial assurance mechanisms that pertain to self-assurance, Surety Bond, Certificate of Deposit, Trust Fund, Letter of Credit, Insurance policies, etc.
* Strong background knowledge of accounts payable, fixed assets, financial assurance and financial reporting.
* Strong background in complex financial transactions, familiarity with fund accounting a plus.
* Advanced knowledge of Excel and enterprise wide accounting systems. Experience with State accounting systems a plus.

Skills and Experience:

* 5 years of experience in financial accounting roles within organizations of $100 million or above.
* Excellent analytical skills with ability to focus on high-level strategic plan down to detailed accounting transactions.
* Strong written and oral communication skills.
* Able to demonstrate a high level of analytic and problem-solving skills to sift through complex financial transactions and operational data relating to environmental protection.
* Experience in Lean or other continuous improvement practices.
* Ability to quickly learn procedures and systems.
* Ability to easily shift to working remotely from home if required.

About BCforward:
BCforward began as an IT business solution and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solution's organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over the years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

We must inform you that during the hiring process, we may ask for you to disclose and provide us with various categories of your personal information, including identifiers such as your name and address, professional information, commercial information, education information, and other related information. Please note that we will only use this information to facilitate and complete the recruiting process. This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing to cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to and including both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent offer of employment shall be considered employment at will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 110328 when responding to this ad.