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Remote Staff Accountant

SAS Retail Services
Phoenix, AZ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Staff Accountant

 

At our Company, we grow People, Brands, and Businesses! We are looking for a detailed and results-driven Staff Accountant to prepare financial statements and analyze information from the general ledger system. Use this opportunity to showcase your strong Excel, reconciliation, and journal entries skills in order to assist in maintaining and providing full support to the Accounting team. As part of our winning team, you’ll receive top-tier training, competitive base salary, and a comprehensive benefits package all with the opportunity for career growth.

 

Take this opportunity to join North America’s leading business solutions provider and build your career working with amazing people in a growing industry! Apply today!

 

What we offer:

  • Full-Time Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life)
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Training and Career Development
  • Generous Paid Time-Off

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure accurate financial results by preparing the financial data for the closing of the monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting cycles.
  • Protect the Company’s financial assets by reconciling the company’s bank accounts to the General ledger (GL) and preparing journal entries.
  • Summarize current financial status by collecting information preparing spreadsheets and reports.
  • Perform expense report tracking administration including; audit of reports on an as-needed basis.
  • Assist with maintaining regional accounting records by complying with the company records retention policy.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance is required
  • 1-3 years of experience in Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • Ability to complete multiple duties with accuracy shifting from one to another with frequent interruptions and competing deadlines
  • Strong General Ledger (GL) management skills
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and able to handle a fast-paced work environment
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office with a focus on Excel

Position Summary

 

The Staff Accountant (SA) assists in preparation of general ledger entries in conformity with General Accepted Accounting principles for assigned offices within designated region.

 

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

 

General Ledger and Accounting Cycle

  • Ensure accurate financial results by preparing the financial data for the closing of the monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting cycles
  • Document financial transactions by entering account information into General Ledger to include; revenue and accounts receivable entry and general ledger reclassifications

Financial Data Analysis

  • Protect the Company’s financial assets by reconciling the company’s bank accounts to the General ledger and preparing journal entries
  • Summarize current financial status by collecting information preparing spreadsheets and reports
  • Substantiate financial transactions by assisting with preparation of quarterly reconciliations
  • Perform expense report tracking administration (Concur) including; audit of reports on a as needed basis

Prepare Trade or Miscellaneous Receivable Invoices

  • Assist with maintaining regional accounting records by complying with the company records retention policy

Supervisory Responsibilities

 

Direct Reports

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reports

 

Indirect Reports

 

This position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reports

 

Travel and/or Driving Requirements

  • Travel and Driving are not essential duties or functions of this job

Minimum Qualifications

The following are the minimum job-related qualifications which an individual needs in order to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job

Education Level: (Required): Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

 

Field of Study/Area of Experience: Accounting, Finance or equivalent job-related experience

  • 1-3 years of experience in Accounting or equivalent job-related experience

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and able to handle a fast-paced work environment

  • Ability to complete multiple duties with accuracy shifting from one to another with frequent interruptions and competing deadlines

  • Good written communication and verbal communication skills

  • Strong computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, and web-browsers

Environmental & Physical Requirements

 

Office / Sedentary Requirements

 

Incumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Work is performed primarily in an office environment. Typically requires the ability to sit for extended periods of time (66%+ each day), ability to hear the telephone, ability to enter data on a computer and may also require the ability to lift up to 10 pounds.

PREFER SOMEONE WHO LIVES IN MOUNTAIN OR PST TIME ZONES.

Company Description
SAS Retail Services provides national retail merchandising services to a host of fortune 500 CPG companies, distributors, and wholesalers, within the grocery, mass, home/hardware, and drug channels.

SAS Retail Services

Address

Phoenix, AZ
USA

Industry

Finance and Insurance

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