Staff Accountant

Princess Cruises - Santa Clarita, CA4.2

Santa Clarita, California

We serve. We respect our team. We innovate. We are consistent. We are accountable. We do it right.

Holland America Group is currently searching for a highly motivated Staff Accountant. This position reports to the Sr. Staff Accountant.

We welcome your interest in joining Holland America Group - a division of Carnival Corporation. Holland America Group includes Holland America Line and Seabourn (both headquartered in Seattle, Washington), Princess Cruise Lines (headquartered in Santa Clarita, California), and P&O Australia (headquartered in Sydney). Holland America Group operates a combined total of 41 cruise ships with 36,000 employees worldwide. This position will be located in our Santa Clarita office.


Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
Preparation of Journal Entries using data provided by the business units and/or ship systems
Perform analysis on the reconciliations with communication to the business units
Provides support for SOX testing and auditors both internal and external
Provide ad-hoc general ledger reporting as required
Assists in research and resolution of questions/issues for both internal and external customers
Participates in departmental workflow/system design, implementation, and testing
Maintains and updates current position desk-top procedures for cross-training

B/A or B/S in Accounting or equivalent experience
Two to three years in a Finance related function is required and/or preferred.
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel a must
Ability to work in MS Access, Word, and Visual Basic a plus
Ability to work well with individuals at all levels
Flexible regarding peak-time work requirements

Flexible Work Schedule! 9/80 alternative workweek schedule providing each employee with one (1) weekday off every two weeks.
Time off benefits - 8 paid holidays, paid vacation, bonus vacation time and paid sick time
Travel - Cruise and Travel Privileges for you and your family
Health - Complete benefit plans including medical, dental, vision and flexible spending accounts
Wellness - Health and wellness programs include, onsite exercise classes, onsite nutrition and lifestyle classes and discounted gym memberships
Tuition Reimbursement - up to 80% with a maximum of $3000 per year
401(k) - Company match up to 6% of salary at 50% for the first 5 years and 100% thereafter
Employee Stock Purchase Plan - up to a 15% discount off of FMV of CCL stock
Training - In-house Princess University courses on professional development
Rewards & Incentives - Employee Recognition and Reward Programs; rideshare, financial commuter incentives and free parking; banking services and retail stores
Next Steps… Apply today and set sail on an exciting new career course! Our goal is to be the number one cruise and cruise-tour provider. To make that happen, we need qualified, top-notch team members. If you’re looking to get your talent noticed, apply today! Our application process is quick and easy:
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Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.