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 Tax and Audit PositionsDecember 13, 2013Currently positions open in both tax and audit. We are looking for a senior, or staff with experience in tax and a senior, or staff in audit. If you are interested in an internship or full time employment, please e-mail alicia@spiegelcorp.com. You can also check out our website at www.spiegelcorp.com.

 

BECHTEL

Tax Summer Intern General

April 3, 2013

Job Description:

Under general supervision performs various assignments in the areas of accounting, tax, general business, finance, or other non-technical fields.

 
Position Duties/Responsibilities:

The summer intern will be expected to extract, analyze and compile financial data for tax return preparation purposes in the tax department at Bechtel Corporation, a large multinational corporation located in the financial district of San Francisco. This person will work as part of a team in developing tax returns and reports. Candidate will be exposed to various areas of the tax department (US Compliance, International and Planning) to allow for exposure to different processes that occur within the department and the finance group overall. Candidate will learn to work hands-on extracting information from various financial reporting systems, utilizing tools in a Microsoft environment and will be trained to use basic modules of a tax preparation software program (Thomson Reuters OneSource). A team environment and the extensive knowledge, background and support of the group will provide excellent exposure to anyone considering or pursuing a career in taxation.

 
Qualifications:
  • Should be enrolled in BA/BS program pursing an Accounting degree or pursuing an Economics degree with emphasis in Accounting (minimum 3.0 GPA cumulative); or enrolled in a graduate tax program (provided they have undergraduate accounting courses).
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Any membership of clubs/organizations would help the candidate understand and share knowledge in a nurturing, team-oriented, working environment.
  • Positive communication skills are essential to maintain and ensure balance of work processes.
  • No relocation authorized for this position. Must have right to work in the U.S.
 
Position Skills:
  • Office Automation Skills.
  • Microsoft Excel -- Intermediate
  • Microsoft Outlook -- Intermediate
  • Microsoft Word -- Intermediate
 
To Apply:

Go to bechtel.com/careers: REQ ID: 59969 -- Tax Summer Intern

HARRY K. JEUNG, CPA

Harry Jeung, CPA is a full-service accounting firm serving clients throughout the San Francisco, California area, dedicated to providing our clients with professional, personalized services and guidance in a wide range of financial and business needs.

INSIGHT RECRUITING

INSIGHT RECRUITING is a premier search firm with a proven history of success. We provide highly tailored search services to our clients and candidates. Our deep roots in the San Francisco Bay Area, and growing presence in Los Angeles and New York City, provide both candidates and clients with the best possible staff support. The majority of our job applicants are direct referrals. We believe this provides an active network of quality candidates outside of the general population.

LEVI STRAUSS & CO.

Founded in San Francisco by Bavarian immigrant Levi Strauss in 1853, we created the very first pair of jeans. Today, our products, sold under the Levi's®, Dockers®, Denizen™, and Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™ brands are loved and trusted by people from all walks of life.

LEWIS GROUP OF COMPANIES

Founded in 1955, the Lewis Group of Companies continues today as one of the nation's largest privately-held real estate development companies. The Lewis Group focuses on developing mixed-use planned communities and residential subdivisions in California and Nevada, as well as building and owning apartment communities, shopping centers, office parks and industrial buildings.

MORRISON FOERSTER LLP

Morrison & Foerster LLP is a premier global law firm committed to delivering success for our clients around the world. We achieve that by hiring the best talent for every position in our firm. Our progressive workplace policies and our commitment to diversity and collegiality create an environment ideally suited to teamwork and collaboration. We are proud of our numerous workplace awards, including being named to FORTUNE's list of Best Companies to Work For, American Lawyer's ''A'' list, and for several years running, have been the Vault survey's #1 law firm for diversity.

MOSS ADAMS LLP

Moss Adams will have the best and brightest people providing noticeably superior service to middle-market clients in a safe and ethical manner to assure a growing and successful firm.

RGB SPECTRUM

Since its founding in 1987, RGB Spectrum has established itself as a leading designer and manufacturer of cutting-edge videographic products. With advanced capabilities, proven reliability and flexible user interfaces, RGB Spectrum's products are preferred by a "Who's Who" list of the world's major industrial, medical, military, entertainment and academic organizations. RGB Spectrum's mission is to offer innovative solutions for the display, recording, and transmission of computer and video signals. Products include wall processors, multiviewers, switchers, multipoint KVM, codecs and recorders.

ACCOUNTING PRINCIPALS

Accounting Principals specializes in the temporary and permanent placement of premier accounting, finance and bookkeeping professionals. Every day, we place these pre-screened, highly-qualified men and women in both temporary and permanent roles with companies throughout the United States. Accounting Principals is comprised of staffing industry professionals with significant experience in and knowledge of the fields of finance and accounting. Because we are familiar with life on "both sides of the desk," we're better equipped to work with our clients and candidates on meeting their present and evolving needs.

 

AP ACCOUNTS PAYABLE SPECIALIST

February 13, 2014

A top company in Downtown San Francisco, CA has a job for an AP Accountants Payable Specialist to join their team. This is an immediate temporary position with a good chance of it becoming permanent for the right individual. This job offers competitive pay and the ability to work with a stable and reputable company! There is room to grow in this position so this is an opportunity that you do not want to miss out on. Qualified candidates will have the ability to think analytically, and be excited about working in a fast-paced environment.

 
AP Accounts Payable Clerk job duties include:
  • Processing full-cycle A/P
  • Auditing employee expense reports for reimbursement
  • Collaboratively and effectively interacting with vendors
  • Assisting with month-end close
  • Organizing and maintaining all A/P documentation
  • Reconciling monthly vendor statements
  • Preparing monthly bank reconciliations
  • Ad hoc projects as assigned
 
Job requirements include:
  • 3+ years of accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in related field highly desired
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking abilities. Must be able to work well both independently and as part of a team
  • Must be able to work well under pressure
  • Strong computer skills are highly preferred; proficiency with MS Excel is required

 

Please send your resume to sara.neuville@accountingprincipals.com

 

Senior Accountant

February 13, 2014

One of Accounting Principals’ top clients has an immediate Senior Accountant job opening. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience at a high-profile company located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, easily accessible by all modes of public transportation. The ideal candidate for the Senior Accountant job would possess a strong knowledge of general accounting, demonstrated leadership and management abilities, and an outstanding work ethic. If your background meets the below requirements, this may be a great job opportunity for you.

 
Senior Accountant job responsibilities include:
  • Managing monthly, quarterly, and year-end accounting close cycles and presentation of information to executive team
  • Monitor cash flow including EFT, debits, and payments in operating account
  • Preparing financial statements, reports, schedules, exhibits, and related vouchers
  • Conducting month-end close process, including elimination and consolidation
  • Analyzing and recommending improvements, adaptation, or revisions to accounting system
  • Preparing multi-year forecasts and analyses, financial models and company and departmental annual budgets
  • Conducting purchasing audits
 
Job requirements include:
  • Minimum of 8 years accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field
  • Strong leadership skills and demonstrated success of managing people
  • Large-scale ERP experience
  • Working knowledge of GAAP
  • Advanced Microsoft Office experience, especially Excel
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills

 

Please send me your resume to sara.neuville@accountingprincipals.com

 

Staff Accountant

February 5, 2014

One of Accounting Principals' top clients has an immediate Staff Accountant job opening. A temporary role, this is an excellent opportunity to gain experience at a well-known educational institution located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, easily accessible by all modes of public transportation. The ideal candidate for the Staff Accountant job would possess general ledger experience, proficiency with ERP systems, and strong problem-solving and multi-tasking abilities. Qualified candidates should submit a resume for immediate consideration.

 
Job responsibilities include:
  • Ensuring accuracy of the general ledger data for company and company subsidiaries
  • Maintaining systems and controls necessary to provide accurate accounts of expenditures and budget balances for agency programs
  • Preparing financial statements, reports, schedules, exhibits, and related vouchers
  • Conducting month-end close process, including elimination and consolidation
  • Analyzing and recommending improvements, adaptation, or revisions to accounting system
 
Job requirements include:
  • Minimum of 4 years' accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in related field
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certificate desired
  • Large-scale ERP experience
  • Working knowledge of GAAP
  • Microsoft Office proficiency, especially Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills

 

If you feel that this position is a match for you or someone you know, please submit your resume to sara.neuville@accountingprincipals.com. Thank you for taking the time to explore this opportunity! Accounting Principals is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities.

 

PART-TIME BOOKKEEPER IN SAN FRANCISCO CALIFORNIA

February 5, 2014

Looking for stable, part-time work? One of Accounting Principal's clients is seeking a Part-time Bookkeeper for a temporary role needed twice a week at a gourmet food company located in of San Francisco. The ideal candidate for the position will have a solid background in accounting and possesses fantastic communication skills. A passion for the food industry is a plus! This is an excellent opportunity to work with a well-established company in a friendly, professional environment. Qualified candidates should submit a resume for immediate consideration.

 
Job responsibilities include:
  • Process full cycle Accounts Payable
  • Process full cycle Accounts Receivable
  • Assist with bank reconciliations
  • Journal entries and month end close
  • Special projects as needed
 
Job requirements include:
  • Minimum 1-3 years of relevant experience
  • QuickBooks experience preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and Excel

 

If you feel that this position is a match for you or someone you know, please submit your resume to sara.neuville@accountingprincipals.com. Thank you for taking the time to explore this opportunity! Accounting Principals is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities.

 

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