Accountant I

ELSA LLC - Elwood, IN (30+ days ago)3.6

Department: Accounting Job Status: Full Time

FLSA Status: Hourly Reports to: Accounting Manager

Positions Supervised: None


The Accountant I is an entry-level position responsible for assisting the finance department in creating accurate and timely financial records for the organization. This position reports to the accounting manager.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Prepare accounting records, including financial statements and other financial reports, to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to standards defined within the department.
Report to the accounting manager the finances of the organization.
Establish records of accounts and input entries into proper accounts.
Document and ensure proper keeping of financial records, making use of current technologies.
Prepare forms and manuals for accounting and bookkeeping personnel.

Financial Management.
Ethical Conduct.
Thoroughness, accuracy, confidentiality.
Supervisory Responsibility

The Accountant I role has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment

This job operates in a clerical, office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

Physical Demands

This is a largely sedentary role, however filing is required. This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bending or standing as necessary.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position; typical work hours and days are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Some flexibility in hours is allowed, but the employee must be available during the "core" work hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and must work 40 hours each week to maintain full-time status.


No travel is expected for this position.

Preferred Education and Experience

Two years of Education or Experience in Accounting field.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.