Date: October 26, 2017

Warren Averett Staffing and Recruiting is looking for a Staff Accountant in Tampa for a permanent hire position. The ideal candidate will possess 1-2 years of experience.  This could be in a public accounting or industry accounting capacity. 


  • Analyzes transactions for proper revenue and cost recognition in accordance with GAAP
  • Maintains the company schedules, sub ledgers and all associated accounting transactions that impact revenue and deferred revenue
  • Provides support with the account reconciliation for balance sheet and income statement accounts related to revenue, deferred revenue, cost and deferred costs as it relates to product and support contract transactions
  • Maintain company knowledge on revenue related items and changes in the organization
  • Research accounting issues related to revenue and deferred revenue
  • Perform client recurring revenue variance analysis
  • Validate deferred revenue balances to ensure revenue has been recognized appropriately
  • Review non-standard revenue agreements and assess revenue recognition impact
  • Assists in the financial closing of the company records, preparation of appropriate accruals, and reconciliation of accounts as required
  • Assists, as needed, in preparation and reporting of Consolidated Financial Statements for both internal and external compliance
  • Assists in all annual external audit requirements for creditor compliance, State and Federal taxing authorities, and insurance regulations
  • Contributes as needed with the processing of information requests.(e.g., year-end audit requests)
  • Assists in the development of best practice process flows in defined area of responsibility
  • Assists in preparing ad hoc reports and analysis, as requested by management
  • Maintain and grow knowledge base in all GAAP revenue recognition pronouncements


  • 1-2 years of progressive and relevant general accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Knowledge of GAAP accounting (particularly with revenues and costs)
  • Intermediate to Advanced experience using Microsoft Excel

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