Junior Accountant

23 Sep 2022

Description A large Manufacturing company in Cerritos is seeking a Junior Accountant to join their Accounting team! If you are someone that has two years of experience or newly graduated looking for your first Accounting position then please apply :) General PurposeResponsible for the general accounting function including preparing journal entries, maintaining balance sheet schedules and ledgers and account and bank reconciliations. Assisting with monthly closings and account analysis and supporting the senior accountant in carrying out the responsibilities of the accounting department.Main Job Tasks, Duties and Responsibilitiesprepare journal entries

complete general ledger operations

monthly closings and preparation of monthly financial statements

reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts

draw up monthly financial reports

prepare analysis of accounts as requested

assist with year end closings

administer accounts receivable and accounts payable

prepare tax computations and returns

assist in preparing budgets and forecasts

assist with payroll administration

monitor and resolve bank issues including fee anomalies and check differences

account/bank reconciliations

review and process expense reports

assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process

assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures


Education and ExperienceBachelor's degree or equivalent

knowledge of accounting principles and practices

knowledge of finance principles

knowledge of financial reporting

Knowledge of local, state and federal laws regarding accounting, finances and taxation

technical accounting skills

previous experience of general accounting

proficiency in relevant accounting software

Key Skills and Competenciesattention to detail and accuracy

planning and organizing


scheduling and monitoring

communication skills

problem analysis and problem-solving skills



team work


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  • ID: #45942766
  • State: California Cerritos 90703 Cerritos USA
  • City: Cerritos
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2022-09-23
  • Deadline: 2022-11-22
  • Category: Et cetera