Accountant Jobs in Torrance, California
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COMPANY OVERVIEW: Herbalife is a global nutrition company that has helped people pursue a healthy, active life since 1980. Our nutrition, weight-management and personal care products are available exclusively through dedicated independent Distributors in more than 80 countries. Our Mission is to change people’s lives by providing the best business opportunity in direct selling and the best nutriti...
SENIOR ACCOUNTANT A fast-growing Southern California high tech company specializing in advanced military defense, homeland security, and energy solutions is looking for an Senior Accountant with a “can-do” attitude that will be responsible for accurate and timely recording and/or reporting of accounting information. The successful candidate will be a team player that is organized, detail-oriented,...
Job_Other_Compensation: Up to $50000.00 Job Description: Immediate need for a strong Accounts Payable Accountant. Looking for a candidate who has experience from MBC through month end close. Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years experience in a heavy AP environment. Will be responsible for accruals, 1099's, W-9's, Vendors and WIP reports. Will also be responsible for the payment of insurances and wo...
Farmer Brothers Company has an excellent opportunity for a Cost Accountant. Under general supervision, this person is responsible for conducting moderately complex cost audits and preparing and analyzing cost reports. Works in partnership with cost accounting team to perform cost analysis and reconciliation. Monitors cost control systems and interprets and disseminates cost accounting information...
A growing international company located in Torrance, is seeking an Accounts Payable professional who can grow into a Staff Accountant role. The primary responsibility will be processing and auditing expense reports. Knowledge of Debits and Credits is also helpful. The position reports directly to the Controller and there is great opportunity for coaching and growth within the organization. The com...
Jr Technical Accountant I Applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports, and coordinates the implementation of accounting control. Essential Duties and Responsibilities To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned. · Prepares journal entries for entry...
ACCOUNTANT OVERVIEW: Accountant responsible for maintaining and updating financial records for miscellaneous entities associated with Chairman and other NON-Dermalogica entities RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily and monthly update and maintenance of financials records of multiple companies Bank Reconciliations General Ledger and account reconciliations Check disbursements Additional analysis as needed Prepa...
Title: Senior Accountant City: Carson, CA Salary: $60,000 - $80,000 Please email your word document resume to ***** with the subject as Senior Accountant OVERVIEW: Large company located in Carson seeking a Senior Accountant with 2-5+ years of hands-on general ledger accounting experience. This is a new position due to growth in the company. This position is going to start as soo...
A growing manufacturing company is seeking an experienced Cost Analyst/Accountant to join their team. The right candidate must have at least 2-5 years cost accounting experience within a manufacturing environment, strong analytical skills and degreed. • Your daily responsibilities will include: • Perform post launch audits as scheduled by development/management team • Develop and roll out profit i...
Accounting Principals in Torrance has an immediate need for a part-time Accountant with heavy Yardi experience for a temporary/part-time project in Manhattan Beach. The ideal candidate will possess strong General Ledger accounting experience, as well as heavy month-end close experience. Yardi software experience is a must. This opportunity can pay up to $27.00/hour. Please email me your resume for...
Summary: Ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities. The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management. Analyze financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintai...
Company Confidential Hawthorne, CA, 90250
Established and growth-oriented technology distributor with over $40 million in sales is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant for our corporate headquarters in the South Bay area of Los Angeles Qualifications · Experience in MAS200 · Proficiency in Excel · BS Accounting/Finance or equivalent experience · Strong working knowledge of General Ledger · Inventory Experience · Ability to meet deadlin...
Our client is a healthcare manufacturing firm. They are looking to bring on board an experienced Tax Accountant. This is a contract to hire job based in El Segundo. Job Description: This person will support Sr. Sales/Use Tax Manager. Position will be responsible for preparing and coordinating over monthly, quarterly, bi-annual, and annual sales and use tax and property tax returns (over 2000 per y...
Our client is seeking an Accountant / Accounts Payable Role in El Segundo, California (CA) for a 6 month contract. Responsibilities May Include: Under direct supervision, prepares on-line scanned documents for payment; reviews and determines propriety of requests Verifies signature certification or receipt in accordance with current procedures Expedites rush and special payments and returns any im...
El Segundo CPA firm has an opening for a CPA with 2-3 years of tax experience to fill a senior accountant position. Primary duties will be the preparation of individual, business and fiduciary returns. The ideal candidate: * Can work independently, manage multiple projects and meet deadlines * Is proficient in tax preparation and can prepare basic to moderately complex returns * Is proficient with...
Drew Child Development Corporation (Drew CDC), a private, nonprofit multipurpose community based organization, is a leader in providing child development services to underserved, culturally diverse children and families in the South Los Angeles area. Each month, our team of over 100 employees, provides high-quality child care, child development, early education, social and mental health services t...
Stable non for profit organization seeks Jr. Accountant. Junior Accountant will be responsible for processing AP, run aging reports and balance GL. All applicants must have at least 6 months experience. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance is required. Applicant must be proficient with MS Office, Excel, Word, & Outlook. Working knowledge of Oracle and/or Great Plains is a plus....
Class Title: Senior Accountant Position Status: Full Time FLSA Status: Exempt Effective Date: October2013 Revised: General Nature & Scope of Work Under the supervision of the Accounting Manager, is responsible for the review and forecasting of all corporate LINC Housing entity budgets. Assists with implementation of financial systems and supports new efforts to improve financial performance of the...
Publicly traded company in the Los Angeles area is seeking a Senior Corporate Accountant to join their growing team. In this position, you will work under tight deadlines and oversee a multitude of accounting activities, including journal entry preparation, account reconciliation, preparation of supporting schedules and assistance with the year-end audit. This opportunity will also offer the exper...
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$37,440.00 - $120,000.00
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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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Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting or other tax requirements.
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