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Accounting Opportunity in Financial Services
20 E Thomas Rd, #2000, Phoenix, AZ 85012
2300 Windy Ridge Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30339
7755 Third Street North, Oakdale, MN 55128
10 Exchange Place, Jersey City, NJ 07302877 Executive Center Drive West, St. Petersburg, FL 33702
12325 Port Grace Boulevard, La Vista, NE 68128
Role Type: Full Time (Hybrid/Remote)
The Accounting team is seeking experienced Staff Accountant to assist with internal and external reporting, the creation of journal entries, month-end close procedures, and reconciliations. This Accountant role will work closely with accounting, finance, and cross-functional departments across multiple subsidiaries. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment, strive for career growth, and have exposure to senior management.
Completion of accounting tasks on a daily, monthly, and quarterly basis to ensure all matters are addressed with proper processes, procedures, and controls.
Creation of journal entries, adjustments, and accruals within General Ledger.
Preparation of assigned account reconciliations and control processes.
Support internal stakeholders and drive initiatives that generate a shorter close time.
Assists with external audits by preparing support and drafting responses.
Develops and maintains excellent relationships with colleagues across business units.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university in Accounting required (3.2 minimum GPA, Master's Degree in Accounting preferred
CPA designation preferred
2 busy season(s) in Top 7 Public Accounting or 2 - 4 years in Large Corporate GL Accounting role (May include internship experience)
Advanced proficiency in Excel - must be able to create PIVOTS, VLOOKUP's, "IF" statements, and other functionalities
Understanding of GAAP
Extremely organized with a solid attention to detail and analytical in nature
Ability to condense large sets of data into usable and easy-to-understand reports
Ability to implement efficient processes to support the month-end close process
General ledger experience: journal entries, account reconciliations, analyzing trends for monthly close reporting
Prior financial services industry experience preferred.