Client is looking for a Staff Accountant to handle the daily accounting operations for their office located in the northeast area of Bakersfield, California. In this position, the Staff Accountant will be responsible for ensuring all accounting duties are completed in a timely manner. Duties will include Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Reconciliation, sales reporting, assistance with quarterly reviews & year-end audits, preparation of balance sheet account analysis (on a monthly basis for selected accounts), journal entries, and filing of the Form 10-Q and 10-K. Additional knowledge, skills and abilities include: knowledge of accounting practices; attention to detail and organization skills; speak clearly; remain courteous while handling multiple situations; work independently; follow established company be given preference. Expect to work more than a 40-hour workweek whenever there is a need to get the job completed by the required deadline. If you have a couple of years of experience as an Accountant and are looking for a position that will be the next step up the career ladder, then you are encouraged to e-mail your resume right away. If you are already working in an Accountant capacity but feel that it is time for a change in setting, then you are also encouraged to e-mail your resume in consideration for this position. Experience with accounting programs and strong experience with pivot tables is necessary. We are an equal employment opportunity employer.