Staff Accountant

Miles Kimball - Oshkosh, WI4.0

We are looking for a Staff Accountant to join our team at Silver Star Brands!The Staff Accountant serves as an advanced accounting position within the Finance group. This role provides specialized accounting support and thought leadership to the company through development and promotion of accounting and internal control best practices. This position is designed to develop the staff into a future Finance department leadership positon.Major Position Responsibilities and Accountabilities:• Lead analysis and accounting for all company promotional spending, liaison with Marketing to ensure proper consideration of the financial impact of promotional activities• Perform necessary month end accounting journal entries and reconciliations to ensure deadlines are met o Lead monthly promotional spend meeting o B/S and/or P&L comments for finance meetings• Develop and promote best practices within Finance department (standard templates, processes and analysis)• Support Finance initiatives across departments (serve as POC for information and analysis gathering and consolidation)• Test internal control processes and identify and roll out improvement opportunities across the company • Assist with preparing budgets and other various special projects• Prepare and maintain records for Property Tax filings o City & State Property Tax o State B&O Tax• Catalog paper accounting including maintenance of paper usage files, cost allocation, and reconciliation• Prepare unclaimed property filings• Prepare relevant entries for companies’ JV activities• Assist in monitoring company contractsRequirementsRequired education, skills, abilities, and experience:• Bachelors degree in accounting, with a strong GPA• 2 - 5 years of proven growth experience• Effective written and oral communications skills with all levels of the organization• Ability to work both independently and in a team environment• A strong working knowledge of computerized accounting systems and relevant data flows • Experienced user of Word, Outlook, and Excel• Strong analytical skills• Demonstrated experience with Internal Controls preferable• Certification (CPA / CMA) desired