Accountant Jobs in Madison, Wisconsin
The Accountant will perform senior level accounting activities in the areas of general ledger and financial reporting, expense analysis, capital projects, audit, and other related functions and assist the Controller by performing analysis activities and by assisting with ongoing closing and reporting functions for Covance Laboratories. Responsibilities include: - Performs regular general ledger ...
Do you thrive in a dynamic and fast paced environment? Do you bring energy, sense of humor, and unique talents to everything you do? Are you an innovator and simplifier? Does this sound fun and challenging? Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS) is a Madison, Wisconsin-based health insurance and benefit administration company serving federal, state, and commercial clients. With ...
Experis Finance is seeking a local, highly qualified Senior Accounting professional for an upcoming contract engagement with one of our Madison clients. Our client is looking for someone with a diverse financial background with an emphasis on GASB Accounting or Auditing experience. CPA preferred. Description: Year-end journal entries Updating prior year footnotes Financial Analysis Updating s...
Community Partnerships has a full-time opportunity for a skilled professional to join our Administrative Team as an Accountant. The Accountant will support the accounting, IT and program reporting functions of the agency. Job Title: Accountant Qualifications: Minimum bachelor's degree in business, accounting, finance or closely related field Solid working knowledge of accounting software progr...
Description: This is an outstanding opportunity to join the corporate headquarters of a company experiencing growth. We seek a public accounting or industry professional with strong abilities in financial reporting, strong GAAP knowledge, and strong analytical skills. Our client has proven tracks for advancement and offers an environment that will enhance your skills. The successful candidate wi...
Job Summary: The Corporate Accountant prepares, examines and analyzes accounting records and financial statements to assess accuracy, completeness and conformonance to reporting and procedural standards for the company. The Corporate Accountant also provides information and assistance to the CFO/Controller with special projects as needed. Principal Duties: Prepare monthly, quarterly and year-en...
Emil's Pizza, an established and rapidly growing maker of frozen pizzas, seeks the following: STAFF ACCOUNTANT Perform accounting functions to include record production, handle receipts and apply cash, perform invoicing, and generate and reconcile periodic reports for internal customers. Associate's degree in Accounting, Business or a related discipline required. Must have 1 - 3 years of accoun...
The Accountant/Revenue Analyst will perform accounting activities in the areas of general ledger and financial reporting, revenue processing, lease analysis, audit, tax reporting and other related functions. Responsibilities Include: • Analysis of proposed revenues, verification and production of monthly revenue figures for designated departments by published deadlines. • Collaborate with depar...
The Accountant will work on activities related to global ECS revenue recognition according to the month-end closing calendar and the monthly estimate calendar. Additional Responsibilities include: •Work on initiatives to improve efficiencies with revenue recognition •Prepare project/study reconciliations and related adjustments •Prepare project/study contract set up in the ERP/PeopleSoft syste...
Fiskars, a global manufacturer of branded consumer products, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and team-oriented individual to fill the role of Sr. Accountant at our Fiskars division in Madison, WI. The person in this role will be responsible day to day general accounting actives and general ledger integrity. This person will administer approving accounting practices, conducts varianc...
Description Large health insurance company is looking for a Staff Accountant. As a Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for monthly/quarterly/yearly close process, account reconciliation, general ledger review, and other accounting transactions such as accounts payable and receivable when needed. Ideal candidate will have a Bachelors degree in accounting and at least 2 years of experience. ...
Description Large company located on the East side is looking for a Staff Accountant. As a Staff Accountant, you will be assisting with higher level functions including many account reviews and reconciliation, ledger review, close process, and Audit. Ideal candidate will have at least 2 year in a similar role and at least an Associates degree in Accounting. Salary $17.41 to $20.16 per hour...
WEA Insurance Corporation Madison, WI
Title: Cash Management Accountant Reports To: Controller Department: Accounting SUMMARY The Cash Management Accountant is responsible for the analysis, reconciliation and collection of outstanding premium receivable balances along with cash flow forecasting and projections, bank relations, and other cash related projects. The incumbent identifies and implements opportunities for process improv...
Telephone and Data Systems , Inc. Madison, WI
Overview: TDS is seeking a hardworking and detail oriented professional who enjoys challenging work. If you are a highly motivated, forward thinking individual who is interested in career growth, then come join the Tax Accounting team with TDS! This position will be located at our corporate office in Middleton, WI and requires minimal travel. Responsibilities: As a Senior Tax Accountant, you wi...
We are currently hiring an Accountant/Revenue Analyst for our Madison, WI location. The Accountant/Revenue Analyst will perform accounting activities in the areas of general ledger and financial reporting, revenue processing, lease analysis, audit, tax reporting and other related functions. Responsibilities Include: • Analysis of proposed revenues, verification and production of monthly revenue...
We are currently hiring all levels of accountant for our Madison, WI location. The Accountant will perform accounting activities in the areas of general ledger and financial reporting, expense analysis, capital projects, audit, and other related functions and assist the Controller by performing analysis activities and by assisting with ongoing closing and reporting functions for Covance Laborator...
Description Are you looking for a chance to make an immediate impact? If so, Accountemps may have the opportunity that you're looking for. Our client in Madison is looking for a Staff Accountant to add to their team. - Responsible for overall bookkeeping and cash management (receipts, adjustments, and deposits) - Journal entries, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll - Month End Cl...
We are currently hiring an Accountant-Revenue Recognition for the Madison, WI location. The Accountant will work on activities related to global ECS revenue recognition according to the month-end closing calendar and the monthly estimate calendar. Additional Responsibilities include: •Work on initiatives to improve efficiencies with revenue recognition •Prepare project/study reconciliations an...
Spherion Corporation Madison, WI
Job Description Job is located in Portage, WI. Portage Global leader in habitat and construction markets products and distribution has an opening for a Staff Accountant to support the Controller and Plant Management. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with costing, inventory, month-end-close activities, within a manufacturing environment. They will also be assisting as ba...
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Madison, WI
Job Level Experienced Description: Posting date: September 16, 2014 Key Duties and Responsibilities: Assume a lead role in the month-end closing process including journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations. Prepare monthly financial statements and related financial reports Complete financial reporting to Thermo corporate via HFM including monthly financial results, quarterly and annual...
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$30,000.00 - $74,000.00
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
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Attention to Detail
Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations, to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.
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