Accountant

Recruiter
WESTERN CPE
Location
Bozeman
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Sep 2019
Closes
04 Oct 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
TITLE: Accountant DEPARTMENT: Accounting REPORTS TO: Controller TERMS: Full–time
General Function: The Accountant/Bookkeeper must be a self–motivated, organized, and detail oriented individual. She/he works under the guidance of and assists the controller in preparing and reporting financial statements in conformance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
Duties and Responsibilities: • Enters accounts receivable and accounts payable transactions • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information • Documents financial transactions by entering data into the accounting system • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures • Reconciling general ledger accounts as assigned by the controller • Maintain company and customer confidentiality at all times • Researches and interprets accounting policies and regulations as requested by the controller • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending workshops, continuing education, and reading publications and pronouncements • Establish and comply with reporting deadlines as outlined by management • Contribute to the team and be willing to work cross–functionally with other team members • Responsible for maintaining vendor/customer files
Qualifications: • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, or a Bookkeeping certificate preferred; or relevant Accounting experience • Knowledge of GAAP and requirements therein • Experience in Quickbooks preferred, but not required • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; proficiency in Excel is desirable • Should possess good interpersonal and communication skills • Must be able to work with others in a team environment • Astute attention to detail and accuracy • Demonstrate the ability to handle multiple priorities and meaningful results
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee in this position. Employee will be required to follow any other job–related instructions and to perform any other job–related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

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