Financial Analyst/Staff Accountant

Fox Chapel Publishing - East Petersburg, PA


Fox Chapel Publishing is a dynamic, creative environment searching for a Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst to join our growing team. This role applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports for Fox Chapel Publishing. The Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst is responsible for daily journal entries, monthly accruals, reconciliations and other financial entry. This position is also tailored to be directly involved in controlling inventory levels and transferring, as well as Fox’s author royalties’ process. It is important to note that this position will be groomed for continued growth.

Fox Chapel Publishing is currently located in East Petersburg, Pennsylvania and will be relocating to Mt Joy, Pennsylvania in the Fall, 2019. Fox offers a benefit package including up to a 4% 401(k) match, company paid Health Savings Account (HSA) contributions for participating employees, along with vacation, sick, personal and paid holidays.

  • Assists in preparing timely reports of financial results
  • Reconcile and prepares journal entries as needed for adjustments within the bank accounts
  • Prepares various journal entries and analyzes the general ledger
  • Assist in multi-location inventory organization, reporting and auditing in conjunction with the Warehouse Manager and the Assistant Controller.
  • Assists with special analysis on royalty and commission calculations as well as sales and expense tracking
  • Prepaid insurance & expense entries and reconciliations as needed
  • Maintains depreciation records of all fixed assets within the accounting system
  • Prepares special reports upon request from other departments
  • Recommends process improvements to financial operations


Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in Accounting/Finance, or related degree, from a four-year college or university and at least one-year experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Strong familiarity with accounts receivable, accounts payable processing, sales tax and accruals.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year


  • Accounting: 1 year (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • East Petersburg, PA (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule