Type: Contract

Category: Accounting & Finance

Job ID: 275844

Date Posted: 01/15/2022

ALTA IT Services is a wholly owned subsidiary of System One, a leading provider of specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. ALTA is an established leader in IT Staffing and Services, for both government and commercial enterprises across the United States, specializing in Program & Project Management, Application Development, Cybersecurity, Data & Advanced Analytics, and Agile Transformation Services.

Accountant - AP FOCUS
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Ongoing Contract
Rate is negotiable


Our client has asked for our assistance in locating an Accountant to ensure that balance sheet account reconciliations for bank operations are accurate, properly supported, and completed timely. The client is looking for large/complex environment experience.
  • Bank Reconciliations in accordance with GAAP
  • Ensure that account reconciliations are properly stated with adequate supporting documentation.
  • Work with management to improve the quality of the account reconciliations.
  • Identify areas where controls and procedures can be improved in the preparation of the account reconciliations and propose solutions.
  • Understand all activities in the assigned balance sheet accounts.
  • Clearly communicate issues to management.
  • Maintain appropriate records, files, and documentation.
  • Respond to internal and external audit requests
  • Ability to work independently and accept responsibility for their work.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and expresses ideas concisely, and effectively.
  • Excellent reconciling and problem solving skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Aptitude to manipulate large amounts of data.
  • Ability to search for ideas and propose improvements that will improve the efficiency and accuracy of the month-end close and reconciliation process.
  • Work effectively within the department and across departments as a pro-active team member.
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced/changing environment.
  • Ability to analyze and adjust processes and procedures for highest accuracy and efficiency.
  • Advanced level knowledge of GAAP (Generally Acceptable Accounting Principles).
  • Advanced level proficiency with Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience with Oracle Financials software preferred
For immediate consideration, please apply directly or contact Criss Brient at (301) 740-2119.

ALTA IT Services is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor.