Staff Accountant

Saint Louis

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Why is This a Great Opportunity?

This opportunity provides a platform for professional growth in financial management and accounting practices within a supportive and collaborative team environment. By contributing to accurate financial records and reporting, you’ll directly impact the organization’s mission-driven initiatives, fostering a sense of meaningful contribution. Additionally, hybrid working opportunities offer flexibility, promoting work-life balance and adaptability to individual preferences.

Job Description:

· Prepare financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements, to provide accurate and timely financial information.

· Prepare account reconciliations, including bank accounts, accounts payable, and accounts receivable, to ensure accurate financial records.

· Participate in month-end and year-end closing processes, including preparation and recording of journal entries and accruals.

· Prepare journal entries for the general ledger, ensuring accuracy of financial data and recording of transactions.

· Analyze financial data, identify trends, variances, and areas of improvement, and collaborate with various departments to ensure financial goals are met.

· Prepare financial reports and budget forecasts based on analyzed financial data.

· Gather information to assist in preparation and filing of tax returns and other regulatory filings.

· Assist with external audits by gathering necessary information.

· Utilize financial software and ERP systems, making recommendations for improvements or upgrades as needed.

· Identify process improvements and automation to enhance efficiency and accuracy in accounting processes.

· Generate financial records and statements for management.

· Maintain and analyze general ledgers as needed.

· Investigate budget and variance issues.

· Maintain records of assets, liabilities, or other financial activities within the organization.

· Meet processing and reporting deadlines.

· Other duties as assigned.


· Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field of study with a minimum of 2 years’ experience or any equivalent combination of experience and training.

· Knowledge of and strict adherence to GAAP reporting procedures.

· Experience in non-profit sector beneficial.


Reference JOB-29307J

Job Type Full-time

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Shani Poole

Vice President of Staffing

I look forward to assisting you with your search and assessing whether this role could be a good fit for you. Please apply for confidential consideration!

(314) 292-7914

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