Staff Accountant

Latham, NY - Posted on: Monday 09/12/16

Description

Primary responsibilities include routine and non-routine accounting tasks including: journal entry preparation, account reconciliations, data maintenance, and other tasks related to the generation of financial statements. Entails analysis, research and reporting of information for internal and external reporting. Involves maintenance of master data, developing reports and implementing procedures in support of business needs.

  • Perform period end account reconciliations (balance sheet and income statement accounts)
  • Maintenance of ERP system: inputting data, coding expenses, scheduling required jobs, verifying data.
  • Develops and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures and recommending changes
  • Prepare predefined or ad hoc reports for management
  • Assist with preparation of financial statements and related footnotes
  • Prepare periodic reports as required for third parties contracts (such as royalties, gov’t census reports)
  • Month end closing journal entry preparation including accruals, prepaid, depreciation and amortization
  • Assist with preparation of internal controls and both internal and external audit activities
  • Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

May perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor Level of Degree in the Accounting or related field of study
  • 2-4 years of demonstrated experience in Accounting

Skills & Knowledge

  • Prior experience with ERP accounting systems – Oracle preferred.
  • Proven ability to work in team environment
  • Effective time management skills
  • Ability to manage sensitive data and maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Proficient in the following computer software applications: Microsoft Office
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Ability to effectively communicate both internally and externally.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance, instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance, instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

Physical/Work Requirements 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work safely and follow all OSHA regulations and company safety policies and procedures.
  • For all on-the-job injuries or accidents, must notify manager/supervisor immediately.
  • Exposure to standard office environment
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 15 lbs.
  • Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to regularly sit or stand for extended periods of time
  • This position requires some travel up to 15 - 20% of the time

To Apply:

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