Staff Accountant

High Point Treatment Center - New Bedford, MA (30+ days ago)3.0

Staff Accountant

The qualified candidate has strong analytical and computer skills. Successful candidate is well organized, have excellent interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills, is a team player, and has the ability to multi-task and work independently with minimal supervision. Experience in healthcare preferred.

Staff Accountant Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Accomplishes the result by performing the duty.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Staff Accountant Requirements

  • BS degree in Accounting
  • At least three years of experience in preparing financials statements
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close

Job Type: Full-time