Staff Accountant

BP Express, LLC - Knoxville, TN (26 days ago)


STAFF ACCOUNTANT

This Staff Accountant role will report to the Controller and participate in the month end close process including recording general ledger entries, reconciliations of the balance sheet accounts, performance analytics, preparing the monthly reporting package and working on special projects. This individual’s job functions will also include helping maintain the organization’s accounting principles, practices, procedures, and internal controls.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS

  • Direct responsibility over balance sheet accounts to ensure that all reconciling items are resolved timely and appropriate general ledger entries are recorded in the correct periods
  • Process weekly payroll with ADP
  • Maintain fixed assets and depreciation
  • Month-end and year-end closing
  • Assist in preparation of the monthly financial package
  • Support Accounting Team in annual audit/review procedures
  • Assist in researching of accounting topics for compliance with GAAP
  • Assist in the creation of policies and procedures to improve the accuracy and efficiency of the financial statements and monthly reporting information
  • Assist in pulling data, analyzing, and presenting to the leadership team
  • Assist in preparation of the annual budget and forecasting

SKILLS

  • Strong accounting background
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Leadership / interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Strong organization skills
  • Experience with ERP systems and modeling
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong communicator
  • Able to participate in organizational change and willing to be flexible

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors of Science (Accounting, Business or Finance)
  • CPA preferred
  • 3-5 Years of Experience – at least one year of industry experience preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50,000.00 to $55,000.00 /year

Location:

  • Knoxville, TN (Preferred)

License:

  • CPA (Preferred)