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General Ledger Accountant

Date Posted: 11/20/2023

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Job Description

A manufacturing client of ours in Columbia, MD is seeking a General Ledger Accountant who will be responsible for general accounting functions. Duties include but are not limited to preparing, entering and closing journal entries, preparing and analyzing account reconciliations and detailing monthly expenses. The Accountant will also prepare balance sheet schedules and SOX books monthly. Additionally, this individual will review bank statements and research and reconcile all discrepancies. Financial reporting will also include annual budget planning and monthly forecast analysis. Other duties are assigned


  • Collaborating with internal departments to gather, analyze, and interpret relevant financial information.
  • Performing audits on financial data to assure its accuracy and truthfulness.
  • Ensuring that financial information complies with professional and regulatory standards.
  • Aligning general ledger accounting practices to support budgeting and forecasting.
  • Entering financial data such as accruals, deferrals, reclassifications, and interdepartmental entries into the ledger on a monthly basis, as well as preparing reports.
  • Performing account analysis to ensure that journal entries and balances are correct.
  • Reconciling accounts with the general ledger.
  • Gathering supporting documentation and performing recordkeeping.
  • Keeping abreast of regulatory requirements and best practices in accounting.


  • Bachelor's or associate's degree in accounting, or in a related specialization.
  • At least 2 years experience in general ledger accounting, or similar.
  • Proficiency in accounting and business management software
  • In-depth knowledge of accounting standards and regulations.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Superb time-management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, or military or veteran status. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:Columbia, MD
  • Job Type:Accounting
  • Experience:None
  • Education:None
  • Date Posted:11/20/2023
  • Contact: Mike Gross (667) 262-9908
  • Pay Range: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00 Annually
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Job Reference: JN -112023-351679