Why would I want this job?

Our client seeks an experienced, detail oriented Staff Accountant to join our growing accounting group. This key role deals with a high volume of bank, intercompany and international reconciliations, all month-end closing duties, preparation of monthly financial statements in a multi-company environment, as well as working with outside accountants for domestic and international offices.

What would I be doing?

  • Complete high volume of bank reconciliations and intercompany reconciliations involving foreign currency transactions
  • Handle all month-end closing duties including journal entry preparation, recording monthly activities and payroll entries
  • Maintain monthly detailed reconciliations with notes, schedules and account analysis, including payroll, intercompany accounts, fixed assets, and all balance sheet accounts
  • Prepare monthly financial statements and monthly reporting package in a multi-company environment
  • Work with outside accountants for domestic and international offices and assist with audits and external reporting
  • Perform other job duties and special projects on an as-needed basis

 About You:

  • Creative thinker – You are curious and unafraid to ask questions
  • Hard worker – You are industrious and diligent in everything you do
  • Innovator – You are willing to initiate changes and introduce new ideas

What would make me qualified?

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree
  • 3-5 years of experience in a fast-paced, high volume environment
  • GAAP Accounting, advanced knowledge of accounting functions, specifically month end close, bank reconciliation and intercompany reconciliation
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical skills and follow-through in completion of projects
  • Strong time-management skills and ability to work well under tight deadlines
  • Good communication with the ability to interact positively with others inside and outside the organization
  • Knowledge of Great Plains Accounting Software is helpful as is previous experience in a Customer Service organization