Published
January 21, 2020
Location
St. Louis, United States of America
Category
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Description

POSITION SUMMARY:  Our client, a long-standing and financially solid construction company operating in multiple states, is looking for a Senior Accountant to be a significant part of their team. Operating as the Controller's right-hand person, this position ensures that all general ledger activity is properly reflected. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a small team, actively accounting for overall operations of the company with the opportunity to make a significant impact!

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure all general ledger accounts are reconciled to subsidiary records on a monthly basis.
  • Assist in the month-end and year-end closing processes and related financial reporting.
  • Reconcile bank accounts, prepare related journal entries and maintain daily cash report.
  • Ensure the filing of sales & use tax returns and compliance with the Department of Revenue in each of the states that the companies operate.
  • Perform job audits on a regular basis to verify transactions and review for accuracy/reasonableness.
  • Research accounting issues and processes; recommend solutions or process improvements and work with other departments as necessary to implement.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 3+ years’ accounting experience in the construction industry.
  • Proficiency working with ERP software, with experience with Sage 300 CRE/Timberline preferred.
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

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