CPA/ Staff Accountant

1Confidential - Miami, FL (30+ days ago)


The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting with the preparation of monthly financial analysis reports, developing and maintaining department budgets and generating cost reports. The successful candidate will also collect pertinent information for third party audits, oversee financial reporting and operations and will be the first point of contact for accounting issues.

EXPECTATIONS

 Develop the organization's policies on industry-specific issues, corporate governance or regulatory affairs

 Oversee payroll and tax filings

 Work alongside other departments within the company

 Assist in developing and communicating messaging around the company’s operational and financial performance, including primary responsibility for investor presentations

 Perform such other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as may be required from time to time – quite often on short notice

 Manage petty cash account

 Manage Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivables paperwork at completion of the check run.

 Prepare mailings and priority shipments for the Finance/Accounting Department.

 Prepare all corporate tax returns (excluding payroll-related taxes), business licenses, and other information solicited by any governmental agency to insure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.

 Calculate income tax deposit requirements.

 Oversee and/or manage payroll functions

 Prepare all corporate tax returns (excluding payroll-related taxes), business licenses, and other information solicited by any governmental agency to insure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.

 Assists in the preparation of annual budgets and management reports

REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

 A Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business with emphasis in accounting, is required.

 Must have 5+ years of experience gained in company finance, accounting and taxation

 CPA certification is preferred.

 Essential skills include knowledge of tax, general accounting and math; must possess strong analytical, research and reporting skills

 Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships within the organization

 Ability to work independently with little or no supervision

KEY COMPETENCIES

 Understands the necessity of policy, procedures and compliant methodology

 Proactively approaches each challenge from an objective and critical mindset

 Dedicated, committed work ethic and a tenacious spirit

 Independently driven and accountable

 Seeks to improve processes and procedures as it relates to the job

 Develops and maintains relationships in excellence