Smith & West is looking for a Junior Accountant who will:
Maintain financial records for subsidiary companies by analyzing balance sheets and general ledger accounts.
Reconcile general and subsidiary bank accounts by gathering and balancing information.
Provide financial status information by preparing special reports; completing special projects.
Correct errors by posting adjusting journal entries.
Maintain general ledger accounts by reconciling accounts receivable detail and control accounts; adjusting entries for amortizations prepaids; analyzing and reconciling retainage and accounts payable ledgers; preparing fixed asset depreciation and accruals.
Secure financial information by completing database backups; keeping information confidential.
Maintain accounting controls by following policies and procedures; complying with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements.
Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
Accomplish accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
Assisting senior accountants, managers and partners on special assignments
Interacting with clients to obtain the necessary information to complete the required tasks.
Professionalism, tact, maturity are necessary for this position.
An individual with:
Great attention to detail
Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principals and practices
Excellent organizational abilities
Strong communication skills
Strong computer skills with software applications
Ability to work in a team environment
A degree in Accounting or equivalent
If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org in PDF format.