General Accountant

  • Location
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842886_2672222

A manufacturer of consumer goods is seeking a General Accountant to join their Milwaukee offices. In this role, you will accomplish a wide range of accounting duties including special analysis projects in addition to standard month end close responsibilities. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, degreed professional eager for a challenge. Our client is looking to interview candidates for this brand-new opening as early as this week. If you are interested in this Staff Accountant opening, please continue reading to learn more.

    

Responsibilities 

  • Prepare daily cash reports
  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Maintain balance sheet reconciliations
  • Prepare quarterly sales and use tax
  • Support accounts payable and accounts receivable activities as required
  • Follow our company’s established accounting process
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Assist Controller with preparation of monthly and quarterly financial statements
  • Assist Controller with special projects
  • Provide documentation for external auditors

 

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 1+ years of related experience
  • Prior accounting experience in manufacturing, cost, or retail preferred
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications, including strong Excel skills
  • SAP experience a plus, but not required
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced role
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills required

 

If you are interested in the above position as a General Accountant in Milwaukee, apply today for consideration. All resume submissions will be considered confidential and will not be shared without your approval.