Assists in the and/or prepares, analyses, reviews, verifies and reconciles various records, financial reports and statements. Prepares standard and specialized financial reports (i.e., account reconciliations, balance sheets, income statements, pro formas, etc.) and performs moderately complex financial analyses to summarize current and projected company financial position.
Essential Job Functions
Prepares and posts journal entries for company accounts ensuring information is accurate and up to date.
Reconciles balance sheet and income statement accounts to general ledger; researches discrepancies and determines appropriate course of action.
Develops spreadsheets for account analysis and journal entries in order to keep records organized and standardized.
Participates in special projects such as accounting software updates in order to provide expertise.
Educates internal clients on accounting principles when necessary.
May conduct studies and submits recommendations for improving the organization's accounting operation to management.
Assists in and/or installs, modifies, documents, and assists in coordinating implementation of accounting systems and accounting control procedures.
Provides work guidance for less experienced personnel.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in business administration, accounting, finance, or related field preferred
Three or more years of accounting or finance experience
Experience working with generally accepted accounting principles and accounting software
Personal computer and business solutions software skills
Good interpersonal skills
Good communication skills for communicating with support personnel and management
Good analytical and problem solving skills
Planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work
Leadership skills to provide assistance to less experienced personnel
Ability to work independently and as part of a team