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Staff Accountant in Houston, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 4/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/12/2018

Job Description

SUMMARY:

Growing South Houston Staff Accountant needed ASAP for full time position

DESCRIPTION:

The Accountant position is mainly responsible for developing and maintaining accounting practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial and statutory tax reporting.   The position is responsible for supporting the month close cycle by performing a variety of accounting duties.

Essential Job Functions

  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Prepare and analyze account reconciliations
  • Assist with daily cash report and cash applications
  • Prepare and reconcile report data for monthly Sales/Use tax filings
  • Assist in uploading and posting  AP invoices and employee expenses 
  • Prepares check requests as needed
  • Research accounting and tax issues as required
  • Prepares support documentation  for external audits
  • Correspond with other departments to ensure proper accounting for purchases and expenses
  • Comply and follow established accounting practices
  • Perform any other duties assigned by your manager

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with 3+ years’ work related experience
  • Solid understanding of accounting principles, GAAP
  • Proficient in Microsoft office, advanced Excel skills preferred
  • Experience with Timberline accounting systems a plus
  • Strong customer service skills, internal and external
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and follow through to resolve any outstanding issues
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills; appropriately communicates with all levels of customers from technicians to management level employees
  • Must be able to work independently, multi-task, be a team player, and adapt to changing environment
  • Ability to analyze/interpret data and take appropriate action
  • Ability and interest in training other team members