Staff Accountant

  • Location
    St. Louis, Missouri
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842877_2726337

Are you a recent graduate, someone with an internship or one or more years of accounting experience?  Parker&Lynch has partnered with a growing organization that is hiring an accountant to add to their team located in St. Louis, Missouri.  This role and the company offer much growth, challenging and interesting work and growth opportunities.  The successful accountant will have a bachelor’s degree in accounting, and either will be a recent accounting graduate or one to two years of accounting experience.  This company offers work-life balance and growth opportunities.

Responsibilities of Staff Accountant Job:

  • Responsible for maintaining the fixed asset system
  • Reconciling bank and other key accounts and miscellaneous journal entries during monthly and quarterly closing cycles
  • A key team member involved in monthly forecasting, the budgeting process and various special projects throughout the year.
  • Financial Reporting
  • General Ledger
  • Gather information and create journal entries
  • Reconcile account balances
  • Analyze financial statement information and account activity
  • Additional ad hoc project work as needed

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is Accounting is required
  • At least one or more years of experience is preferred and will consider new/recent accounting graduates
  • Strong Communication and Excel Skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • ERP or GL software experience is preferred