Staff Accountant



Job #: 834907
Salary: $45,000 - $55,000/yr
Industry: Hospitality
Type:Direct Hire
Location: Madison, WI
Category: Accounting/Finance Positions



Description / Qualifications

This awesome hospitality organization is hiring for an Staff Accountant. This role is responsible for participating in the month end close and related transaction processing, reviewing and verifying the accuracy of financial statement accounts, and performing complex reconciliations of general ledger accounts.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate monthly general ledger close with other accountants
  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Ensure proper cut-off and accounting for assigned accounts
  • Prepare financial statements and schedules for internal reporting
  • Compile schedules to be used by outside auditors in their reviews and year-end audit
  • Assist with establishing, implementing and documenting policies and procedures
  • Assist with monthly flux analyses
  • Utilize computer applications to compile, retrieve and summarize accounting information for analyses and reporting purposes
  • Review compliance or coordinate accounting matters with other departments and locations as necessary
  • General support on various projects as needed

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in accounting and at least 2 years of relevant experience required
  • Strong accounting and analytical background
  • Attention to detail
  • Skilled at completing and recording financial transactions. Able to aid in developing information for financial statements and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Proficient in using accounting software and other applicable financial software
  • Highly skilled in Microsoft Excel — macros, v-lookups, and pivot tables
  • High level of organization and ability to manage deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities
  • Strong commitment to providing excellence in client service and a demonstrated ability to produce high quality results
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with other team members
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities
  • Team player
  • Prior experience preferred:
  • Working with an ERP accounting system
  • Hospitality industry

This is an amazing company to work for with a lot of growth potential! Call a recruiter today at 608-257-2411, or apply online.

Job Pays: $45,000 – $55,000/yr

Job #: 834907