Jr. Corporate Accountant

  • Location
    Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - 4100/Finance
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker + Lynch is seeking a Jr. Corporate Accountant for a client in Grand Rapids, MI.


This role will be responsible for supporting:

  • Accurately complete month-end duties including, trial balances, journal entries and general ledger/bank reconciliations
  • Assist in preparation of excise tax filings and year-end state apportionment work
  • Maintain chart of accounts and ensure all changes are reflected in financial statement report writer during month-end updates
  • Manage workload to complete all activities accurately and within established timeframes and month-end deadlines
  • Ability to clean up & research issues as needed or on regular basis
  • Work on root cause analysis & issue resolution with the team, escalating to Manager or Controller as needed
  • Collaborate with associates who are performing similar functions to ensure consistency
  • Overall provide prompt, accurate, courteous, “best in class” service to agency partners, joint ventures, insurance companies, leadership team and all staff

    Additional Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to team effort by conducting ad hoc financial projects, as needed
  • Support for Financial Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) process design, Testing, Training and Deployment
  • Assisting with other project work where needed

    Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent accounting experience is required
  • Accounting degree preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years’ accounting experience

    If you’re interested in this Jr. Corporate Accountant job or other finance and accounting roles, upload a MS Word version of your resume for immediate consideration.

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