Accountant

Location
Skagway, Alaska
Salary
$30,000 - $50,000/year DOE, company housing in Skagway during the season
Posted
13 Feb 2024
Closes
13 Mar 2024
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

MUST BE AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN THE UNITED STATES - WE DO NOT PROVIDE WORK VISAS

***Spend April - October in beautiful, historic Skagway, Alaska, and work from wherever you want in the offseason!   Salaried position with an attractive compensation package and strong development opportunities. Season-end manager's bonus pool eligibility. Arrive in Skagway by April 20th; Off-season work can be done remotely; Company housing - a single-occupancy room - is included in the compensation package.***

Are you passionate about numbers and would like to gain more experience in the field of finance and accounting? Then join us and strengthen our Finance team. As the Accountant you will be working closely with the management team and stakeholders across the business.

General Responsibilities

The Company Accountant is charged with various tasks supporting all company departments. The Company Accountant will perform various accounting functions specifically in the areas of account balancing, ledger reconciliation, reporting and discrepancy resolution to support the CFO in producing and maintaining all financial reporting.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Maintains all accounting and financial activities of Alaska 360, LLC in collaboration with the CFO.
  • Produces and maintains all financial reporting in conjunction with the CFO.
  • Maintains and reconciles Operating Cash activities to Actual Bank activities. 
  • Reviews all General Ledger Account activity for accuracy and compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Reconciles the General Ledger and Generate Financial Statements to include Balance Sheet and Income Statement Reporting as required.
  • Prepares Annual Audits for Liability Insurance and Workers' Compensation Insurance.
  • Assures legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitors compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Reviews all Income and Expense activity.
  • Generates and reviews all Financial reports together with the CFO for the General Manager each Tuesday Morning for the prior Week.
  • Perform any and all duties as required by Alaska 360, LLC.

 

Educational Background

  • BS/BA in Tax, Accounting, Finance, or a relevant field.
  • Experience in hospitality, or tourism is a plus.

 

Professional Experience

Minimum 2 years of experience in accounting/finance including:

  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Customer Billing
  • Payroll
  • Cash Management
  • Utilizing QuickBooks Accounting Software, TOAST Point of Sale and/or other financial management software as necessary.

 

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Results driven
  • Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods
  • Strong Time Management skills
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • An analytical mind, comfortable with numbers
  • Flexibility - work in an ever-changing environment that is prone to change
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to maintain a professional relationship with all external stakeholders, partners, and ownership
  • Highly proficient in the use of MS Excel, Quick Books or other financial management software (e.g. SAP)