Staff Accountant

Duluth, Minnesota
May 12, 2024
May 19, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Incredible opportunity for a Staff Accountant - Client is moving fast

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Salary: $70,000 - $90,000 per year

A bit about us:

Our client, a leader in the manufacturing industry, is seeking a dynamic and experienced Staff Accountant to join their team. This role is integral to our financial operations, playing a crucial part in the accuracy and efficiency of our financial activities. The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of accounting, financial and operational services, including financial accounting, budgeting, general ledger, accounting software, and financial statements. This is a fantastic opportunity for a seasoned professional with a minimum of 5 years of experience to contribute to a thriving and innovative company.

Why join us?


As a Permanent Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for:

1. Managing and overseeing the daily operations of the accounting department including month and end-year process, accounts payable/receivable, cash receipts, general ledger, payroll and utilities, treasury, budgeting, cash forecasting, revenue and expenditure variance analysis, capital assets reconciliations, trust account statement reconciliations, check runs, fixed asset activity, debt activity etc.

2. Monitoring and analyzing accounting data and produce financial reports or statements.

3. Establishing and enforcing proper accounting methods, policies and principles.

4. Coordinating and completing annual audits.

5. Providing recommendations for improving systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions.

6. Assigning projects and directing staff to ensure compliance and accuracy.

7. Meeting financial accounting objectives.

8. Establishing and maintaining fiscal files and records to document transactions.

Job Details


To be successful in this role, you will need:

1. A minimum of 5 years of experience.

2. A Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field.

3. A strong understanding of financial accounting, budgeting, general ledger, accounting software, and financial statements.

4. Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite and advanced knowledge of accounting software.

5. Excellent analytical skills, attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

6. Strong written and verbal communication skills.

7. Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

8. Problem-solving skills and the ability to make well-judged decisions.

9. A proactive approach to work, with a strong drive to create efficiencies and improve processes.

10. CPA or CMA certification is preferred but not required.

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