Staff Accountant

Quitman, United States of America

*** $45k - $52k plus benefits ***

Why work here? “If you are motivated by helping others reach for their potential and work/life balance is important, join our growing team of professionals.”

Job Description:

Important mid-level level position responsible for reviewing financial reports and preparing them for clients, making journal entries for complex transactions, analyzing financial results for trends, making recommendations to clients, and managing the client relationship; train and support accounting clerical staff.

Main Responsibilities: 

  • Review financial statements
  • Make journal entries for complex transactions
  • Review and balance accounts, investigate and solve discrepancies
  • Develop dashboards and custom reports according to client needs
  • Prepare cash flow projections and budgets
  • Look for ways to improve client accounting processes
  • Meet with clients regularly to review financial reports, make recommendations, and answer questions
  • Coordinate accounting clerical staff work, provide training and support
  • Special projects
  • Whatever it takes to provide world-class service to clients

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in business with emphasis on accounting
  • Five years of relevant accounting experience
  • Strong math and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of GAAP and general state and federal tax laws
  • Strong research skills to answer questions and solve issues
  • Friendly team player able to follow instructions and documentation
  • Organized and meets deadlines; able to manage multiple projects at the same time
  • Proficiency with QuickBooks online and desktop versions
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite applications (especially Excel and Word) and able to quickly learn other applications,
  • Ready to provide an extra pair of hands to provide accounting clerk support when needed
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