Accountant I - Eden Prairie, MN

Recruiter
UNFI
Location
Eden Prairie, Minnesota, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Sep 2020
Ref
121586
Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Job Overview:

Prepares, reviews and analyzes financial information to provide accurate and useful information to management.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Prepares and reviews income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements and various other accounting statements and reports
  • Analyzes and collects financial reports and records, making recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, assets and expenditures
  • Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records
  • Assists in evaluating, recommending, maintaining and monitoring appropriate internal controls
  • Assists in the maintenance of internal control documentation
  • Interacts with internal and external stakeholders in responding to inquires or report requests
  • Conducts special studies and develops or recommends accounting methods and procedures
  • Reconciles and reviews assigned accounts
  • Utilizes computer to input, retrieve or display accounting information

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field preferred or equivalent work experience
  • 0-2 years general accounting experience
  • Strong basic understanding of job requirements and responsibilities
  • Complete assignments with direct supervision
  • Ability to analyze, interpret and report financial data
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written and provide clear and detail information to others
  • Ability to work effectively and represent the company's interest with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills especially excel


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Additional Information
  • Schedule: Full-time