Senior Staff Accountant

Zuum Transportation
26 Nov 2020
15 Dec 2020
Job role
Contract type
Full time

Zuum Transportation, Inc. is a rapidly growing, tech startup which is transforming the $1.2 trillion logistics industry. Zuum connects enterprise shippers to carriers on an automated platform. To better understand what we are about, please check out our video.

We re currently looking for sharp, enthusiastic people who want to help us revolutionize the logistics industry by playing an integral role in a forward–thinking, thriving environment with a fast–paced startup company.

*Please submit your resume now and attach your LinkedIn profile link (recommended, if possible). This position has lots of room for growth!

The Senior Staff Accountant will be an integral part in growing our capabilities. This role will be focused on ensuring the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating and entering transactions into the accounting system.


  • Responsible for the accounting systems and related financial reporting associated with reporting the financial results
  • Ensure that sound accounting methods and systems are being used in the operations in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Coordinate a close working relationship with all the teams to ensure that proper financial reporting and compilation methods are being used
  • Understand the divisions legal entity organizational structure to ensure that proper accounting procedures are applied at a transactional level.
  • Ensure that all facets of the accounting structure is accurate (Cash management, 1099 reporting)
  • Work collaboratively with Transportation Analyst/Accounting Manager with ongoing accounting activities which may include invoicing, accounts payable/receivable audits, payroll audits, contracting, employee reimbursements, cash application, journal entry preparation and other recurring activities as assigned – knowledge of the transportation industry is beneficial
  • Maintain a documented system of accounts, an orderly accounting filing system over accounting transactions. Ensure transactions are timely and recorded accurately
  • Coordinate the monthly close process and issue timely and complete financial statements
  • Coordinate and oversee the annual audit and preparation of annual reports

    Required Skills & Experience:

    • At least 5 years of Accounting experience
    • Quickbooks, bookkeeping, reconciliation, accounts payable and receivable experience
    • Bachelor s degree in Accounting or related field
    • Some tax preparation experience is a plus
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Flexible and adaptable, able to change and alter according to changes in projects or business environment
    • Ability to work in a fast–paced, team environment
    • Effective time management and strong organizational skills
    • Deadline and detail–oriented
    • Self–motivated and comfortable working with little to no direction

      Zuum offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, and an unparalleled culture of diversity and inclusion. New ideas are always welcome, we embrace our failures and move quickly through them, testing and iterating our way to success – all while having fun!

      Zuum Transportation Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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