• Apertus Partners
  • Gainesville, VA, United States
  • Dec 29, 2016
Contract to Hire Accounting Finance

Job Description


Location: Gainesville, VA

Length: 6-month contract to hire


Immediate need of an Accountant to work in a team environment to assist the other accounting staff and the controller.  This person must be able to perform basic accounting needs, lead and work well with others, and serve as a key support member on the accounting team. 



  • Bachelor degree in Accounting
  • Experience:  recent college graduate or 0-3 yrs+
  • Occasional evening and weekend work (due to month end close)


  • Basic knowledge of automated accounting systems (will train on Clearview software)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Detail and results oriented, self-starter, organized, and able to multi task with a high volume workload
  • Able to work in both a team setting and independently in a fast paced environment
  • Exceptional internal and external customer service with a positive attitude
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Reliable individual that is dedicated to quality performance
  • Data analysis and reporting
  • Assist with Budget preparation
  • Assist with Billing
  • Assist with Month end and Year end close (journal entries, etc.)
  • Project setup and contract review
  • Participate in large and/or complex accounting projects as requested by senior staff
  • Prepare account reconciliations
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving skills