Staff Accountant

Location: San Diego, California - Remote
Category: Accounting & Finance
Employment Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 5455
Date Posted: 10/11/2022

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Sayva Accounting Services – Staff Accountant

Are you looking for the opportunity to learn more about running businesses rather than being a cog in a wheel? This role is perfect for a Staff Accountant wanting more variety and involvement in their work.


The Staff Accountant will work with and support multiple emerging businesses by performing and advising on company accounting. We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills and an awesome personality to join our team.

About Sayva:

Sayva Accounting Services is a Division of Sayva Solutions. Sayva is a full-service accounting, finance, human resources and technology consulting firm providing outsourced accounting, special project resources, and direct-hire recruiting services to companies of all sizes. Sayva Accounting Services provides outsourced accounting and financial services to small and mid-size companies in a variety of different industries. Our highly experienced team of accounting and finance professionals provide our clients with the ongoing accounting support and financial analysis necessary to more effectively run their company, analyze operations, and guide business decisions.

At Sayva, we actively promote and enjoy and a culture of fun, transparency and integrity. We aim to create fun in everything we do. Ping pong tournaments, quarterly volunteering and team events, impromptu happy hours and birthday celebrations are just a few things we do to build camaraderie in our environment.

Sayva has consistently been awarded one of San Diego Business Journal’s Best Places to Work each year since 2018, one of San Diego Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Companies each year since 2017, and on the Inc. 5000 list for 2019 and 2020.


  • Book accounting entries, including general journal, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and cash
  • Enter daily/weekly/monthly recurring and adjusting entries
  • Prepare and ensure general ledger accounts are reconciled monthly
  • Manage and review work prepared by AP & AR clerk
  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Assist with preparing timely and complete financial statements
  • Gather information and data for reporting purposes
  • Assist with system implementations
  • Prepare workpaper information for external auditors
  • Prepare work papers to comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax


  • Enter complete & accurate timesheet, daily


  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, finance, or equivalent field required
  • 1-2 years of General Ledger accounting experience required
  • Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP required
  • Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize client workload
  • Excellent communication and writing skills required
  • Proactive mindset: ability to work with minimal direction
  • Experience with QuickBooks and or QuickBooks Online preferred
  • Ability to work Pacific Standard hours


  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Fully covered employee health insurance
  • $500 annual CPE credit
  • Professional license reimbursement
  • Bonus Program
  • 4% 401K match