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Paraprofessional Accountant/ Bookkeeper

Beachwood, OH 44122 | Temp-to-Perm

Post Date: 02/23/2018 Job ID: 04 - 137013 kd Industry: Accounting / Bookkeeping Pay Rate: Pay commensurate with experience

This accounting firm is seeking a Paraprofessional Accountant/ Bookkeeper to join their growing team.  You will be responsible for managing and performing the bookkeeping functions for our clients.  Work hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 


  • Record monthly financial transactions in clients’ books and records using QuickBooks Pro
  • Work closely with our clients staff to ensure tax compliance is complete and deadlines are met
  • Prepare clients monthly bank reconciliations
  • Prepare payroll reports, all monthly and quarterly payroll tax returns for clients in a timely fashion, including applicable federal, state, and local payroll taxed and all related on-line filings
  • Reconcile client’s trial balance, assemble work papers that document and support the period end account balances in clients’ books and records
  • Assist with client communications
  • Prepare interim and year-end complied financial statements
  • Post participant account activity for medical, dental, disability, and life insurance plans, 401(k) plans, and flex spending plans
  • Manage the internal account system as needed for the client
  • Perform all other duties as assigned


  • Minimum five years paraprofessional accountant, staff accountant, or bookkeeper experience. Experience in a public accounting firm is preferred
  • Immediate to advanced level of skill with QuickBooks Accounting Software, ProAdvisor Certification is preferred
  • Excellent level of skill with Excel
  • Must be comfortable working with a variety of public accounting systems, including ProSystem FX, Fixed Assets CS, and Creative Solutions
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements associated with processing payroll transactions and preparation of payroll returns
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks concurrently with ease and professionalism
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing
  • Dependable, driven, willing, and able to learn

For an immediate interview, please call 440-253-2983 or submit your resume to              

Area Professionals is a division of Area Temps, a staffing industry leader in Northeastern Ohio since 1987.  The Area Professionals team specializes in direct hire and contract recruiting at the professional, mid-management and executive levels.

Area Professionals

With over 20 years of experience and a client base that ranges from industry leaders in Northeast Ohio to international Fortune 500 corporations, Area Professionals can provide unique advantages when you are ready to make a career move. Our recruiters have developed a national network of professional contacts in a wide range of industries. But we haven't forgotten the importance of personal service and attention to detail. Above all, we believe it's important to establish a relationship of trust with both our candidates and our client companies. We realize that today's successful job applicant will be part of our referral network tomorrow, and a potential hiring contact in the future!

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