Staff Accountant

Recruiter
Beacon Resources
Location
Van Nuys
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Mar 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

Beacon Resources, in conjunction with a baby accessories–oriented company in the San Fernando Valley, seeks a highly–motivated Staff Accountant for a temp role (with possibility of direct hire duration). This opportunity is ideal for a Staff Accountant who wants to be part of a creative environment in a company that will allow you to grow professionally. You will have exposure to many different operations areas of the company. Should you have a dynamic personality, you will definitely fit with the rest of the employees at this company.

You will report to a Controller.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT

  • Perform month–end, quarter–end, and year–end closes
  • Prepare account reconciliations (bank, cash, accruals, prepaids, sales)
  • Input journal entries into the General Ledger (G/L)
  • Assist in the Accounts Payable (A/P) process in matching, batching, and coding invoices
  • Assist in the collections process
  • Process payroll and expense reports
  • Assist in the fixed assets accounting process
  • Assist in any HR duties
  • Accept other ad hoc duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT (REQUIRED)

  • BA in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration or equivalent work experience
  • At least one (1) year of accounting experience

QUALIFICATIONS OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT (PREFERRED)

  • CPG/apparel/retail/e–Commerce industry experience

SKILLS OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT (REQUIRED)

Technical

  • Proficiency in MS Excel (pivot tables, v–lookups, and IF formulas)
  • Proficiency with an ERP system or QuickBooks
  • Heavy bank reconciliations experience

Personal

  • Roll–up for sleeves mentality
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and customer service essential in this collaborative work environment
  • Comfortable in a fast–paced company environment with minimal direction
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner to upper management
  • Ability to accept varied accounting and non–accounting tasks as needed

SKILLS OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT (PREFERRED)

  • Proficiency with MAS 90

For immediate consideration, email your resume in MS Word format. I will hold all inquiries in the strictest confidence.