Staff Accountant 1
Saint Louis, MO
Applies principles of accounting to prepare general ledger entries and account analysis, prepares reports, maintains fixed assets records, and supports various accounting functions.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
: Preparing and/or reviewing general ledger entries to record business transactions that comply with standards and present financial results in a manner that enables management to make meaningful decisions.
: Preparing general ledger account reconciliations.
: Analyzing and reviewing, investigating and correcting errors in recorded transaction data.
: Assist with preparing management reports.
: Providing administrative support to management as needed (e.G., answering phones, signing in visitors, filing, processing overnight shipments, etc.).
: Maintaining fixed asset schedules and computing depreciation.
: Assist with processing factory payroll.
: Supporting the accounts payable function.
: Participating in quarterly physical inventories.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS / WORK ENVIRONMENT
: Sitting - 90% of the job is sitting.
: Lifting - Some lifting is required, normally not exceeding forty (40) pounds.
: Work Environment - When walking into the production area, the floors are wet and slippery; therefore, proper footwear must be worn. Must wear company provided safety and sanitation gear as needed.
NON-ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
: Perform additional assignments per management's direction, as needed.
: Bachelor's or Associate's degree in Accounting or equivalent experience.
: Payroll experience preferred.
: Highly analytic in problem solving.
: Must be a strong communicator and be comfortable dealing with all levels of personnel.
: Must have the ability to make sound decisions quickly.
: Proficient with accounting software and Microsoftr Office applications
: Must have good work ethics, job performance, and attendance.
: Must possess solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks.