Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Seattle, Washington
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842441_2720283

Staff Accountant Job – Seattle, WA

A large regional Transportation/Logistics company is seeking a Staff Accountant to join their team. In this role you’ll be led by a team of highly trained and intelligent leaders that love to mentor and grow the careers of the Junior Accounting Staff. You’ll be exposed to a diverse company structure and lines of business and have the opportunity to grow your technical skills. This is a great opportunity to work for a large company with the benefits of a “small company” culture.

Duties

  • Assist with month end close process to include journal entries, reconciliations, analysis etc.
  • Track and organize data from the business units and other sources for the accounting department
  • Assist with the onboarding of the newly implemented Lease Accounting Codification
  • Become Subject Matter Expert for this implementation and assist other departments with Lease related questions/issues as needed
  • Process and deposit cash receipts
  • Cross train with Fixed Assets team to perform back up duties and necessary
  • Manage governmental and compliance related reporting- ensuring timely and accurate delivery of data
  • Disseminate Finance Packages on a monthly/ad hoc basis
  • Assist with year end close activities including foot note creation, creating closing entries, etc.
  • Provide necessary documentation to the External Audit team as requested

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or closely related field
  • 2+ years of Accounting Experience
  • CPA or CPA eligible preferred
  • Strong understanding of GAAP/SOX
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work well with others at all levels and to be of service to our business units      

Why you’ll LOVE working here

  • Large company benefits with small company culture
  • Immense room to learn and grow your career
  • Thoughtful leaders that love to teach and grow their teams skills

For immediate consideration e-mail your resume to Olivia.Jacobus@Parkerlynch.com or call (253) 620-3336 for next steps.

Sincerely,

Olivia Jacobus

Parker + Lynch | Executive Recruiter

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