The Accountant position is an entry-level role in which critical thinking and communication skills will be needed to apply accounting theory and knowledge in the areas of accounts payable, general ledger and fixed assets. A successful candidate will demonstrate professionalism; follow procedures, guidelines and internal controls.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Enter and post monthly, adjusting and accruing journal entries
Comprehend chart of accounts
Reconcile various general ledger accounts
Provide concise analysis
Suggest process improvements
Help Accounts Payable and Billing teams on an as-needed basis
Assist with the year-end audit
Other functions, duties or tasks as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
BS Degree in Accounting
Experience with accounting systems:
Intacct or Netsuite experience a plus
Demonstrate adaptability and attention to detail
Understanding of how transactions impact financial reporting
Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
Ability to participate as a team member and perform job duties independently
Practice efficient time management
Demonstrate problem-solving and critical thinking skills
Exercise sound judgment in handling confidential information and follow ethical standards
Seek efficiencies and improvements for existing processes
Communicate effectively and write clearly
Able to convey financial concepts/implications to non-accountants
Respond promptly to customer, vendor and internal requests
Dynamic, fast-paced and evolving
Emphasis on learning, analyzing and continuous improvement
This employee will report directly to the Accounting Manager; and will work on a team-basis with other accountants and management personnel
About Questex LLC:
Questex LLC is a leading global business events and information company serving corporate and government clients and industries that are driving economic growth and business innovation around the world.
The company drives business investment, innovation and demand-creation in the markets it serves by bringing together investors, buyers, sellers and professionals through its over 120 trade shows, conferences and other business events and informing them through related business media and information products. Questex’s industry-focused business units include Life Sciences & Healthcare, Hospitality & Travel, Beauty & Wellness, Technology & Telecom groups.
The company employs over 300 professional staff members operating in the United States and the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions. For more information, visit questex.com.