Staff Accountant


AP Professionals
Published
June 4, 2024
Job Type
Work Hours
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, On-site
Salary Lower Range
65
Salary Upper Range
75
Salary Option
Yearly
City
Fairport

Description

AP Professionals has partnered with a local company to find a talented Staff Accountant. The Staff Accountant will assist the Controller by handling accounts payable, treasury operations, reconciliations, and company credit card reimbursements in accordance with US GAAP/IFRS standards. This is an on-site position, Monday to Friday from 8AM to 5PM.

Responsibilities

  • Manage accounting and general ledger activities, including reconciling the general ledger, performing variance analysis, tracking fixed assets, preparing journal entries for month-end close, and supporting the budgeting process.
  • Ensure compliance with the corporate records retention policy by organizing electronic and paper files.
  • Compile and analyze financial data to prepare reconciliations and entries for accounts, disbursements, and receipts, including month-end journal entries, accounts payable processing, and daily banking transactions.
  • Research, track, and resolve account documentation issues and reconciliation discrepancies.
  • Support financial operations by tracking actual to budget performance, forecasting, standardizing processes and analyses across all entities, and assisting with ERP system conversion.
  • Process accounts payable in a manufacturing setting.
  • Manage and reconcile P-cards (Purchasing Cards).
  • Cross-train to provide backup for the Office Manager and payroll functions as needed, including phone coverage.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field

Experience

  • At least 4 years of accounting experience.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Excellent problem-solving abilities, attention to detail, and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks, multitask in a fast-paced environment, and meet deadlines.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with a proactive approach and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvements and automation.
  • Proficiency with ERP systems, QuickBooks, and Microsoft Office applications, including Excel.
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