Randstad Accounting Manager in Washington, District Of Columbia

Accounting Manager

job details:

  • location:Washington, DC

  • salary:$65,000 - $85,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, March 13, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:396801

  • questions:202-463-7210.

job description

Accounting Manager for Digital Media and Strategy Firm

A leading Digital Media and Strategy Firm with multiple offices and headquartered in Wash DC seeks an Accounting Manager. This position is responsible for all areas relating to accounting functions (including payroll, timekeeping, expense report processing and accounts payable) and financial reporting. This position will be responsible for daily, weekly, monthly and annual accounting tasks and activities. This person is expected to make recommendations to the VP of Finance for developing and maintaining accounting principles, policies and procedures to ensure adequate internal controls, as well as accurate and timely financial reporting. This position must meet tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities for several legal entities including general ledger preparation, budget creation, analysis and tracking and financial reporting.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Apply a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.

  • Prepare reconciliations and journal entries; process expense reports.

  • Prepare invoices for annual fee billings and follow up on outstanding items.

  • Responsible for processing semi-monthly payroll and 401K administration support.

  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close for all entities.

  • Ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met.

  • Work with the external auditors to ensure a clean and timely year-end audit.

  • Support the VP of Finance regarding cash management, financial results, and other special reporting requests.

  • Assist in development and implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the accounting department.

  • Work as a team member with the entire organization and interact with the President, COO and other senior staff members.


  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance or Business Management with an emphasis in Accounting required.

  • CPA preferred.

  • At least three years prior experience in the accounting/financial reporting areas.

  • Must be PC proficient.

  • Experience with accounting systems and strong experience with Microsoft Excel and Word required.

The salary for this position is $65-85K depending on experience and qualifications. In addition, this company offers a comprehensive benefits package.

If interested please send resume to michael.sosler@randstadusa.com