Location: Mesa, AZ
Pay: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 /Year
Classification:Accountant - Sr.
Compensation:$55,000.00 to $65,000.00 per year
Performs a broad scope of professional financial accounting activities requiring strong decision making skills and the ability to work independently Performs accounting functions including reconciling monthly financial reports, bank statements, creating journal entries and ad hoc financial reports. Provides interpretation of financial data, account analysis, and solutions to problems and recommends changes to accounting procedures utilizing knowledge of accounting principles and practices. Interacts with different departments to provide accounting guidance and to ensure compliance with policies, procedures and GAAP. Provides training and supervision of staff accountants. Prepares spreadsheets using Excel and written communication using Outlook and Word. Work in an office setting and use office equipment (i.e. computers, printers, copiers, calculators, telephones) Sit or stand for extended periods of time, travel moderate distances to perform work, use hands/fingers for repetitive motions Communicate orally and in writing to perform essential duties Read-interpret written and oral instructions/directions
Evidence of a Bachelor's degree in Accountancy Experience in preparing detailed financial reports and statements, financial analysis and financial statement review Intermediate to advanced experience with MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook Demonstrated knowledge of major accounting software packages for general ledger accounting Experience in effectively handling multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment. Experience in communicating accounting principles and other policies to internal and external users Experience in working independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty Experience in coordinating and reviewing work of staff accountants Demonstrated knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Experience with developing and delivering training classes related to accounting/financial topics Evidence of effective verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills
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