Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant + International Exposure

  • Newport News, VA
  • $60,000 - $80,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Morgan Crawley
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A bit about us:

Manufacturing & Distribution organization based in Newport News, VA!

Why join us?

Do you like to have a positive impact on the community? You will love the mission of this organization.
Competitive salary, benefits, amazing work/life balance and perks!

Job Details

Are you an accounting professional looking for an exciting new challenge? Do you have a passion for numbers and a keen eye for detail? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! We are seeking a Staff Accountant to join our dynamic Finance team. This role is ideal for an individual who is adept at cost accounting, managing accounts payable and receivable, and is proficient in Microsoft Excel. The successful candidate will be responsible for cash flow management, preparing financial statements, and financial reporting. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to a thriving company and further develop your accounting skills.

Responsibilities:

As an Accountant, your key responsibilities will include:

1. Overseeing cost accounting procedures and ensuring the accurate allocation of expenses.
2. Managing accounts payable and receivable, ensuring timely processing and accurate record keeping.
3. Utilizing Microsoft Excel to analyse financial data and generate reports.
4. Managing the company’s cash flow, including forecasting and budgeting.
5. Preparing monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements in accordance with GAAP.
6. Assisting in the preparation of financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, and reports for government regulatory agencies.
7. Collaborating with the finance team to streamline accounting procedures and refine financial reporting systems.
8. Liaising with external auditors to facilitate audits and reviews.
9. Assisting with other accounting projects as needed.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate for the Staff Accountant position will have the following qualifications:

1. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
2. A minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role, preferably within the finance industry.
3. Proven experience in cost accounting and managing accounts payable and receivable.
4. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including the ability to create pivot tables, use advanced formulas, and generate reports.
5. Strong knowledge of cash flow management and financial statement preparation.
6. Excellent understanding of financial reporting standards and procedures.
7. Exceptional analytical skills, with the ability to interpret complex financial data.
8. Strong attention to detail and a high level of accuracy in your work.
9. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
10. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines.
11. CPA certification is a plus.

This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned accounting professional to join a dynamic team and play a significant role in our company’s financial operations. If you are ready to take on this challenging and rewarding role, we look forward to hearing from you.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
Newport News, VA
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$60,000 - $80,000