Accountant - Entry to Mid-Level

Recruiter
Mesilla Valley Transportation
Location
Las Cruces
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Feb 2019
Closes
01 Mar 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
PositionAccountant – Entry to Mid–Level Las Cruces, NMDescriptionImmediate opening for an entry to mid–level Accountant with Mesilla Valley Transportation in the Las Cruces, NM area!! Current graduates encourage to apply!!

Summary

Applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports by performing the following duties. Key measures of success include:

Synthesizes complex or diverse information; Collect and research data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data
  • Demonstrates attention to detail, Identifying and solving problems in a timely manner
  • Gather and analyze information and developing alternative solutions
ResponsibilitiesEssential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Compiles and analyzes financial information and prepares entries to general ledger –accounts
  • Executes general ledger closings
  • Performs Revenue and Expense analysis to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes
  • Audits contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepares reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to settlement
  • Monitors compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and MVT procedures.
  • Reviews, investigates, and corrects errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents, and report
  • Implements general accounting system, other duties as assigned
QualificationsQualifications
  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in Accounting from four–year college or university; and at least two years related experience and/or training
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume
  • Possess AS400 knowledge, Accounting software, Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and Internet Explorer
  • Certified Public Accountant preferred
Physical Demand

Remain in a seated position for an extended period of time, using hands and fingers to type, pick up papers, place phone calls. Occasional lifting (maximum 15lbs), bending, reaching and/or kneeling. Expressing and/or exchanging ideas by means of spoken word to impart oral information to clients, coworkers, and public. To convey detailed spoken instructions to other workers accurately.