Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Memphis, Tennessee38111

Job Summary: The Capital Accountant works under the direction of the Director of Capital Accounting to perform general entry-level and intermediate accounting duties which relate to fixed assets and accounting standards. This position is responsible for capital accounting to ensure compliance with GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles). Duties and Responsibilities: • Researches and resolves capital accounting issues by contacting on-site personnel to determine the reasons for issues and how to resolve them. • Reviews CIP accounts and posts entries to capitalize the amounts for any completed projects. • Tracks expenditures in Yardi. Makes sure all expenditures are in compliance with policies and procedures as described by GAAP. • Verifies that capital vendors are paid properly. • Serves internal and external customers by resolving all capital questions, requests or concerns. • Reconciles fixed assets and general ledger. • Performs other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications: Bachelors degree in Accounting or Business Administration and two or more years of experience in an accounting related field. Good communicative abilities and the ability to work proficiently in Microsoft Excel. FAS and SQL knowledge preferable. Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and practices

• Ability to work with detailed financial information • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Ability to collaborate well with various people and groups • Ability to research information and come to conclusions and recommendations

Fixed Assets Journal Entries Microsoft Excel Microsoft Access General Ledger Bachelors Required

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