ACCOUNTING / BOOKKEEPING

 

To submit your resume, for any of the positions below:
Please  email your resume as a Word Doc/Attachment with your contact  information to INCLUDE City and State, for Confidential consideration to  Trish Miceli at the following email address:  
trish@staffingpartners.net
 

YOU WILL BE CONTACTED IF YOU ARE QUALIFIED FOR THESE OR 

ANY OTHER POSITIONS THAT BECOME AVAILABLE.

IF YOU ARE ALREADY REGISTERED WITH MICELI~WATTERS, STAFFING PARTNERS OR HAVE ALREADY SUBMITTED YOUR RESUME, PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE DIRECTLY. 

THERE IS NO NEED TO RE-APPLY FOR THESE POSTINGS.

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CONTROLLER

SALARY - $130 - 135K plus 20% Bonus

BENEFITS - Excellent Benefits

LOCATION - Fresno County Area


IMMEDIATE Direct Hire opportunity for experienced Controller for growing company in Food Processing industry. This position will have direct responsibility for the organization’s accounting activities, to include producing accurate and timely financial and management reports, managing accounting processes and systems, and ensuring that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage the accuracy and productivity of day-to-day activities of accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash receipts and disbursements, cost and inventory accounting, fixed assets, inter-company transactions, accruals, allocations, and payroll
  • Lead the monthly close process, including the issuance of financial statements
  • Develop accurate and timely financial reports, including analysis and insights/recommendations, for monthly and annual financial reviews
  • Drive efficiency and effectiveness by streamlining, standardizing, and automating financial transaction processing and reporting
  • Evaluate, recommend and implement internal controls, accounting policies, procedures and systems, where appropriate
  • Manage all bulk inventory and cost accounting functions; review and improve inventory costing methodologies
  • Work independently to analyze and consult management on recommended changes relating to overall business improvements
  • Perform budget variance analysis for specific cost centers and/or facilities.
  • Provide support for external financial audits
  • AD-HOC projects and reports as requested by management


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred; CMA and/or MBA a plus
  • Recent experience in a Controller (or similar) position, with progressive levels of responsibility and a solid understanding of US GAAP
  • Strong knowledge of inventory cost accounting and inventory control for wineries, or equivalent experience in an agriculture or manufacturing environment
  • Technologically savvy, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and an advanced proficiency in Excel
  • Strong detail and accuracy orientation. Proven analytical experience in accounting/finance; undeterred by challenges lacking a standard solution
  • Strong interpersonal and oral/written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and self-directed; working well in a multi-task environment within the constraints of deadlines
  • Ability to work with confidential information on a regular basis

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CPA – Public Accounting

SALARY - $100-125K

BENEFITS - Excellent Benefits

LOCATION - Modesto


Are you a CPA and with current PUBLIC ACCOUNTING EXPERIENCE? 

This opportunity could be for you! 


We are PARTNERING with our client, a very well established and growth oriented Central Valley public accounting firm with an excellent reputation in their industry, seeking to fill this Excellent Direct Hire Career opportunity for an experienced CPA whose objective is to join a team of dedicated professionals and to become a partner. 


DESCRIPTION:

  • Tax planning and the preparation of individual and entity tax returns - no less than three years' experience.
  • Business advisory services - structuring, profitability, sales, acquisitions.
  • Accounting services including the compilation and review of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and other bases of accounting as well as experience with multiple sets of books.
  • Must be confident and comfortable communicating with clients and team members.
  • A self-starter who is willing to work with team members or autonomously.
  • Must be technically proficient with accounting and accounting software.
  • Must be willing to be involved in client development - responsible to assist in growing the firm.
  • Must have current public accounting experience/licensure and stable work history. 
  • Experience with outsourced CFO services a plus!

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STAFF ACCOUNT, SENIOR ACCOUNTANT, ACCOUNTING MANAGER

SALARY - $55-100K - DOE

BENEFITS - Medical Insurance / Dental Insurance / 401k / Life Insurance / Vision Insurance

LOCATION: Stockton, CA


Our very well established and growing CPA client is  in search experienced candidates for 3 DIRECT HIRE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

  • STAFF ACCOUNTANT
  • SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
  • MANAGER

Staff accountants are responsible for the following essential job functions:

  • Perform audit, review or compilation procedures.
  • Prepare work papers using Prosystems Engagement.
  • Prepare state and federal income tax returns for corporations, partnerships, non-profits and individuals using Prosystems Tax.

More advanced candidates will have experience in leading audit engagements, tax planning engagements, and have demonstrated skills in practice development.


Qualifications / Skills:

  • B.S. preferred and/or M.S. in Accounting.
  • CPA or working towards completing all requirements to obtain a California CPA license a plus.
  • Available to work evenings and weekends, especially during tax season. Part-time or seasonal schedules are also possible.
  • Experience with CCH Prosystems Engagement and Tax a plus.
  • Demonstrated communication skills, both written and verbal, to effectively interface with all levels of firm management and staff, clients, and outside business contacts.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Integrity and honesty, motivated and dedicated, detail-oriented, team-oriented, strong work ethic, positive attitude, polite, and approachable.
  • Tax Preparation
  • Tax Planning
  • Auditing
  • Communication Skills

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COST ACCOUNTING MANAGER

SALARY - $85-95K + 10% Bonus

BENEFITS - Excellent Benefits

LOCATION - Located within Fresno County


Well established Food Processing client is seeking experienced Cost Accounting Manager for this Direct Hire Career opportunity. The position will have direct ownership for all day-to-day activities related to the organization’s inventory and cost accounting functions, including associated processes, policies and procedures.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead the annual development of standard costs, working with finance and operations teams to improve inventory costing methodologies and overall understanding throughout the organization.
  • Drive the on-going development of cost and inventory accounting systems, seeking to streamline the use of technology wherever possible.
  • Improve segment reporting, including the automation and standardization of management reports.
  • Proactively reconcile and analyze significant variances and provide interpretive comments and recommendations to management.
  • Coordinate the monthly and year-end closing processes for cost of goods sold, including preparation and review of journal entries.
  • Review and document accounting policies and procedures and recommend/implement necessary changes. Establish controls to ensure accuracy of inventory records.
  • Develop metrics and tracking systems for major cost drivers.
  • Prepare cost estimates for new products to facilitate the establishment of selling prices and production forecasts.
  • Provide support for internal and external audits, including physical inventory counts.
  • Perform ad-hoc reporting and other duties as assigned.
  • Guide and develop activities of the organization’s Cost Accountant.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
  • CPA or CMA a plus.
  • 7+ years of progressive accounting experience.
  • Knowledge of inventory cost accounting and inventory control in an agriculture or manufacturing environment.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, specifically an intermediate/advanced working knowledge of Excel.
  • Strong detail and accuracy orientation. Proven analytical experience in accounting/finance; undeterred by challenges lacking a standard solution.

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ACCOUNTING MANAGER

SALARY - $75-80K DOE

BENEFITS - Medical, Dental, 401K, Section 125, 2 Weeks Vacation, 10 Holidays, 7 Sick Days

LOCATION - Stockton


Immediate opening for an experienced Accounting Manager for this Excellent Direct Hire Career Opportunity! Must be very hands on to handle Accounting, as well as Office Management, HR duties and Supervision of staff.


SKILLS / DUTIES / EXPERIENCE:

Accounting responsibilities include: 

  • Accounts receivable and payable
  • Cash management
  • Payroll
  • Administration of insurance benefits, 401k and section 125
  • Reconciliation of cash and trust accounts
  • Electronic billing of invoices to clients
  • Preparation of monthly reporting of financial statements
  • Analysis of timekeeper productivity
  • Supervision of 7 staff members

Requirements: 

  • Must have experience as described above.
  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive accounting responsibilities (10 years if not degreed),
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting a plus.
  • Ability to perform several tasks concurrently with ease and professionalism as well as good organizational and multi-tasking skills.
  • Worksheet preparation experience with Microsoft Office (Excel and Word)
  • Knowledge of processing payroll accounting transactions and payroll returns
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and client service skills and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
  • Must be able to keep company matters strictly confidential

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COST ACCOUNTANT / INVENTORY CONTROL

SALARY - $70-80K

BENEFITS - Medical, Dental, 401K

LOCATION - Modesto


Our growing Food Processing client is  in search of an experienced Inventory Control / Cost Accountant for this IMMEDIATE DIRECT HIRE CAREER OPPORTUNITY! 


The Inventory Control and Cost Accountant is responsible for performing accounting functions related to inventories, product costing, labor costing and yield reporting. This role is responsible for monitoring the usage of raw materials and reporting variances. This role is also responsible for monitoring the cost of labor by monitoring labor including overtime hours against staffing and production schedules. The person in this role reports on these activities on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.


Cost Accountant Duties

  • Supports monthly close process.
  • Enters monthly inventory and cost of goods sold (COGS) journal entries
  • Reconciles perpetual inventory to general ledger
  • Reconciles perpetual inventory to physical inventories and cycle counts on weekly basis
  • Manages standard cost system and variance analysis.
  • Produces daily production and variance reports (materials and labor)
  • Develops and tracks Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) working closely with operations management
  • Prepare reports on margins by product, product line and product type
  • Work with sales, production, purchasing and warehouse personnel to identify slow moving inventory and determine alternatives for sale or disposition of same.
  • Work with purchasing and warehouse personnel to identify, locate and dispose of obsolete inventory.


Education and Experience

  • Ideal candidate will have 2+ years of cost accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or related field a plus
  • Proficiency with Accounting Software’s (QuickBooks) and Microsoft Excel as well as Word
  • Previous experience working in a Manufacturing company a plus

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SR. FULL CHARGE ACCOUNTANT

SALARY - $70,000. to $80,000.

BENEFITS – Excellent Benefits

LOCATION – Modesto

    

Our growing and very well established client is in search of a very HANDS ON FULL CHARGE ACCOUNTANT with strong Accounting, General Ledger and Cost Accounting experience.


RESPONSIBILITIES/SKILLS:

  • MUST be very HANDS ON and will handle everything through Financial Statements   
  • COST ACCOUNTING experience is a must!
  • General Ledger
  • Journal Entries
  • Account Reconciliations
  • Budgeting
  • Must have strong Accounting Software and Computer abilities.
  • Bachelors Degree preferred but may also consider equivalent experience.
     

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COST ACCOUNTANT - Manufacturing

SALARY - $50-65K

BENEFITS - Excellent Benefits

LOCATION - Modesto


Our long-time Manufacturing client is  in search of an experienced Cost Accountant for this IMMEDIATE DIRECT HIRE CAREER OPPORTUNITY!


PLEASE DO NOT APPLY FOR THIS POSITION UNLESS YOU HAVE THE COST ACCOUNTING EXPERIENCE OUTLINE IN THIS AD.


Will plan and direct cost accounting activities and provide internal controls and reconciliation processes necessary to maintain cost accounting data integrity and consistency. Provide financial decision-making information by collecting, analyzing and reporting cost data.
 

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Guide cost analysis process by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures, provide trends and forecasts, explain processes and techniques and recommend actions.
• Coordinate cost accounting activities with Operations, maintain cost accounting system, establish and maintain cost standards, including labor and non-labor, in coordination with Operations.
• Analyze direct and indirect costs to determine proper allocation for recording cost elements, develop and improve methods for calculating and controlling costs, and compile cost data for use in developing budget proposals.
• Supervise compilation of comparative analyses of operating programs by cost analysis of previous years and submit reports and analyses to senior management with recommendations as appropriate.
• Analyze accounts, records, reports and other accounting documents for accuracy and integrity, and determine accuracy of distribution of labor, material and overhead charges and trace discrepancies to source.
 

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field preferred or will consider equivalent experience.
• 3-5 years experience in cost accounting in a manufacturing industry.
• Knowledge of computerized information systems used in financial and/or accounting applications.
• Account balancing and reconciling skills.
• Ability to analyze, review and interpret financial data and prepare reports.
• Working knowledge of MS Excel spreadsheet software to quantify and illustrate routing reports, statements and/or projects.
• Knowledge of finance, accounting and cost control procedures.
• Ability to organize own work and meet critical deadlines.

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FULL CHARGE BOOKKEEPER

SALARY - $23-25, possibly up to $27/hr DOE

BENEFITS - Medical Benefits

LOCATION - Modesto


Our well established client is in search of an experienced HANDS ON Full Charge Bookkeeper for this DIRECT HIRE CAREER OPPORTUNITY.


DUTIES / SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:

  • Understanding and preparation of data for Financial Statements that will be reviewed and prepared by the CPA
  • Full cycle Accounts Payable
  • Full cycle Accounts Receivable
  • Experience with Cost Centers a plus
  • General Ledger 
  • Journal Entries
  • Reconciliations
  • Understanding/experience with Payroll in a backup capacity for 150+ employees utilizing a payroll service
  • QuickBooks STRONGLY preferred or MAY consider other Accounting Softwares
  • 10 Key by Touch, Data Entry
  • Strong Excel skills

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