Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842881_2761574

Staff Accountant:

The Staff Accountant will be an integral part of the finance team for a public technology company. The successful candidate will be analytical, organized, accountable and detail oriented, with excellent problem-solving skills. Strong communications skills are a must, as is the ability to work well as part of a team. Compensation is up to 70k + bonus. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain monthly cash reconciliations, fixed asset registers, and prepaid schedules in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Assist in month-end closing of the general ledger including preparation and posting of appropriate journal entries, reserves, accruals, and provisions.
  • Reconcile other balance sheet accounts as assigned.
  • Perform ad hoc research and analysis of information from the accounting system.
  • Assist in preparing internal reports for Management to help track and evaluate performance.
  • Assist finance department with annual financial statement audit.
  • Continuously improve accounting systems, controls, and procedures.
  • Maintain accurate intercompany balances on a monthly basis.
  • Perform other related duties as required
  • QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors degree in accounting
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience 
  • Public Accounting experience preferred
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Understanding and application of U.S. GAAP
  • Attention to detail
  • Integrity, honesty and high ethical standards
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Quick learner and a problem solve