Staff Accountant

Fortune 500 Company (Great Culture) - Washington, DC

30+ days ago
We have a 3.9 Glassdoor rating from our employees. We're now hiring a seasoned Accountant to join the team.

Responsibilities
Assist in the preparation of financial reports such as financial statements and budget performance
Ensure compliance with applicable standards (i.e. GAAP, FASB), rules, regulations, and systems of internal control
Aid in the implementation of new accounting policies, standards, and guidelines
Provide accurate, timely, and relevant recording, reporting, and analysis of financial information
Identify areas for improvement and implement improvements to processes
Assist with and act as the primary point-of-contact for auditor requests
Handle sensitive information in a confidential manner
Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
2-5 years of accounting/finance experience
Demonstrate intermediate to advanced skills and knowledge of Excel, as well as other Microsoft Office applications
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Experience with accounting software
Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate effectively across the organization
Thorough knowledge of general ledger accounting and account reconciliation
Highly detail-oriented