Oct 08, 2021

Staff Accountant -General Ledger

  • OneTrust
  • Lansing, MI, United States

✍🏾Job Description

Our client is looking for a driven and highly motivated individual for a Staff Accountant position!Why work here?

  • Do you like summer hours? During the summer they work from 8 - 3 Monday - Thursday and 8-12 on Fridays.
  • The company has been in business for over 20 years
  • Management believes in a healthy working atmosphere and puts an emphasis on a team-oriented environment
  • Room for growth, this is a role that will turn into a controller.
  • Be a part of an amazing team!
  • Each quarter, 2 team members plan an event for the team to do for an afternoon/evening. A few of the events have been Whitecap games, ropes course, Craig Cruisers, escape room, yard games/bonfire, snow sledding, and a scavenger hunt to name a few.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Prepares monthly balance sheets and profit and loss statements
  • Prepares month-end journal entries
  • Reconciles bank accounts monthly
  • Helps manage accounts receivable collections
  • Completes payment of invoices associated with accounts payable
  • Assists in weekly payroll processing
  • Assists in responding to employee inquiries regarding pay and resolve any discrepancies
  • Responds to unemployment claims and verifications of employment requests
  • Time-clock management
  • Gathers necessary account information and documents to perform quarterly/annual audits
  • Files tax forms with federal, state, and local government agencies
  • Analyze current procedures and recommend changes to develop and implement best practice accounting procedures
  • Maintains knowledge of acceptable accounting practices and procedures
  • Performs other related duties and special projects as assigned

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong data entry, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of and the ability to adhere to generally accepted accounting principles
  • Ability to handle sensitive information confidentially and with discretion
  • Superior technical/computer skills including Excel and Word
  • Proficient with Quickbooks accounting software

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, or related field, required
  • At least two years of related experience preferred

Benefits & Perks:

  • Paid vacation and holiday time
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k with a 401k company match
  • Annual company performance bonus
  • Friendly co-workers and awesome work culture