Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
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Job Summary

Parker + Lynch is seeking a Staff Accountant for a growing company that offers a great team culture, flexible schedule, and competitive salary and benefits packages. This full-time position is based in the Minneapolis area on a hybrid-style work model.


This highly motivated individual will maintain the general ledger, prepare journal entries and account reconciliations, maintain fixed assets, support accounts payable, prepare monthly consolidated financial statements, and additional responsibilities as needed.


Job Description

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Variance analysis
  • Prepare financial statements
  • Prepare and coordinate audits quarterly and annual paperwork for external auditors
  • Compile and organize supporting documents related to the monthly close
  • Implement accounting policies, procedures and processes as needed
  • Provide financial analysis upon request

    Minimum Qualifications

    To be considered for this role, the ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field is required
  • Understands requirements for documentation in work papers, disclosures and memos; demonstrated ability to document a broad range of technical issue
  • Demonstrated successful use of technology to improve process efficiency
  • Effective teambuilding, leadership, and project management skills
  • Commitment to highest standards of quality and integrity
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge and understanding of Accounting theory, principles, practices and regulations
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills

    Preferred Qualifications

  • CPA
  • Public accounting experience
  • Regulatory/utility/FERC/SEC reporting or energy industry experience

    For immediate consideration for this Staff Accountant position or to be considered for other Accounting and Finance opportunities, please apply now with your updated resume.



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