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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Plymouth, Minnesota


Are you a Staff Accountant who also has a knowledge of payroll processing and payroll accounting? Then Accountemps may have a perfect opportunity for you. We are currently searching for a Staff Accountant to assist a client in a fully remote, short-term capacity for 4-6 weeks. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting a client with a reconciliation project specific to a pay rate and fringe benefit audit of government contracts. Specific duties for this role include:

  • Export three sets of certified payroll data from a variety of systems and reconcile that data to ensure compliance with all government contracts

  • Tick and tie data to ensure accuracy, making modifications to wage rates and fringe benefit accrual rates where necessary

  • Calculate the difference between amount paid and amount received to determine if either a shortage or overage exists

  • Provide clarity around data sets, asking questions where needed to ensure project is completed within the time allotted.

If you have a strong reconciliation background and are interested in assisting a great client with this data intensive project, please contact Ryan Evers at 952-473-0373, ext 45108. Or email your resume to


2+ years of prior account reconciliation and analysis experience

Prior experience working with certified payroll and prevailing wages is highly desired

Demonstrated ability to follow a process and work with large amounts of data

Strong attention to detail is a must

Bachelor's or Associates Degree in Accounting, Business or Human Resources is preferred

Advanced Excel skills

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $19.00 - $24.00 / Hourly

Location: Plymouth, MN

Date Posted: November 21, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 02340-0011626987

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance