Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Center City, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842881_2726217
  • Salary:
    $ 55000 - $ 65000

Parker + Lynch is searching for an Entry Level Staff Accountant to join their clients team in Center City. This role is very active and hands on. The ideal candidate will have 1 year of experience or more, be very active and ready for a fast paced environment and be open to constructive criticism.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the Fixed Asset and associated depreciation schedules on the FAS Software System; provide monthly detail to the Senior Accountant for General Journal entries; insure proper recording of new purchases and disposals.
  • Maintain Purchase Order Processing system.
  • Manage employee credit card applications and charges.
  • Process Accounts Payable paperwork at completion of the check run.
  • Prepare mailings and priority shipments for the Finance/Accounting Department.
  • Prepare labels and maintain files as needed within the department.
  • Prepare correspondence as needed within the department.
  • Assist Senior Accountant with payroll system and payroll related items.
  • Assist CFO with 401(k) system.
  • Manage petty cash account.
  • Assist the CFO in tracking and maintaining company insurance policies (except Employee Benefits, which are maintained by the HR Department).
  • Assist the CFO with facility support and security issues.
  • Perform such other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as may be required from time to time – quite often on short notice - by the CFO or Senior Accountant.

Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business
  • Must be a perfectionist by nature
  • Must be highly skilled in dealing with data.
  • Must be highly skilled in use of Excel Spreadsheets.
  • Must be skilled in use of Microsoft Word and must be a very good writer in order to handle the occasional administrative needs of the department.
  • Must have very good verbal skills.
  • Must have excellent work habits

Salary:

  • $55,000-$65,000 USD

If your searching for a new and exciting role that has a huge potential for advancement, then this is the job for YOU! Please apply here today AND forward your resume to Amanda.Hannan@ParkerLynch.com for immediate consideration.