Staff Accountant

PTO + Comprehensive Benefits + 401k

  • Joplin, MO
  • $50,000 - $70,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Jim Forman
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A bit about us:

We are a provider of OTR Transportation and Warehouse Management in Joplin, Missouri.

Why join us?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • 401k
  • Life Insurance

Job Details

Job Details:

Join our dynamic finance team as a Staff Accountant! This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with an accounting background to contribute to our company's financial operations. You will play a critical role in ensuring our financial data's accuracy, preparing financial reports, maintaining our general ledger, and participating in budgeting and forecasting activities. This role requires a highly motivated individual who can handle a fast-paced environment and is eager to tackle complex financial challenges.


  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Manage the accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, ensuring accurate and timely processing of invoices, purchase orders, expense reports, credit memos, and payment transactions.
  • Maintain and reconcile general ledger accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual budget and financial forecasts, providing insights into potential risks and opportunities.
  • Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations to project future revenues and expenses.
  • Develop, implement, modify, and document recordkeeping and accounting systems.
  • Establish tables of accounts and assign entries to proper accounts.
  • Provide internal and external auditing services for the business, including recommendations for procedural improvements.
  • Collaborate with the finance team to improve financial procedures and ensure compliance with regulations.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a staff accountant role.
  • Proficient in accounting software, MS Excel, and other business-related software.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger, and budgeting/forecasting.
  • Strong understanding of accounting theory and application of financial principles.
  • Highly detail-oriented and organized with excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to function well in a team-oriented environment, demonstrating excellent collaboration skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to communicate complex financial information in an understandable way.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Knowledge of applicable laws, codes, and regulations.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification is a plus.

Join our team and contribute to our company's financial health while developing your skills and advancing your career in a vibrant, fast-paced environment. We look forward to welcoming you to our team!
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Managed by Jobot Pro
Joplin, MO
Job Type
$50,000 - $70,000