Why would I want this job?

Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the Staff Accountant’s general responsibility is to assist in the monthly/quarterly close process, account analysis, preparation and review of the financial package and related reports, and other ad-hoc reporting requirements.

What would I be doing?

  • Prepare journal entries ensuring that all entries are accurate, documented and approved.
  • Analyze monthly account balances; prepare reconciliations of balance sheet and P&L accounts, ensure transactions have been properly classified.
  • Ensure completeness of monthly closing documentation, e.g., journal entries are documented and approved, supporting schedules are accurate and have been reviewed, all reporting requirements completed.
  • Assist Senior Accountant (to be identified) and Manager of Accounting in processing accounting transactions, as necessary.
  • Assist in preparation of audit requirements.
  • Monitor and analyze monthly account balances; prepares analyses and reconciliations of balance sheet accounts; reviews P&L accounts to ensure transactions have been properly classified
  • Assist with preparation of the balance sheet and income statement fluxes on a monthly basis
  • Assist with preparing supporting documentation for internal controls

What would make me qualified?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 3 years accounting experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite; strong advance knowledge in Excel and general computer skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, demanding work environment
  • Strong work ethics and independence required
  • Experience in public accounting firm or public company accounting department preferred
  • Experience in Netsuite preferred