Senior Accountant

Avon, 81620 | 03/14/2017 | Ad id: 12708520

Senior Accountant Basic Function: Great opportunity to leverage strong cost and general ledger accounting skills across two dynamic companies within a mutual ownership structure. Some of the Cost Accountantâ(tm)s key responsibilities include analyzing financial data to determine cost of business products and providing management with comprehensive reports to make business decisions. The position will participate in Monthly, Quarterly and Annual closing of the books. Organizational skills will be required to keep things in order helping to align the everyday activities with the strategic vision. The Cost Accountant must be highly efficient and be able to interact with people up and down the organization, with the goal of ensuring the smooth running of business processes and established standard operating procedures (SOP's). Essential Duties and Responsibilities -Prepare accurate, timely financial statements in accordance with our established schedule and with input from the rest of the accounting and sales department -Conduct monthly and quarterly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance -Analyze actual costs to estimates and analyze variances including margin reporting for work in progress and finished goods -Work closely with AP/AR team to manage client and vendor billing of materials and labor -Active participant in product costing system improvements and integration -Reconcile balance sheet accounts -Back-up month-end duties assigned to other staff Minimum Qualifications -Bachelorâ(tm)s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance preferred -3-5+ yearsâ(tm) experience in general accounting -Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Knowledge of Statutory accounting principles -Experience with computerized ledger systems -Advanced knowledge of Excel -Strong problem solving and analytical skills -Ability to function well in a team-oriented environment Other Requirements -Conform with and abide by all regulatory guidance and internal policies & procedures -Document policies, procedures and workflow for assigned areas of responsibility -Contribute to department and organization special projects as assigned Physical Demands and Work Environment Work is primarily performed in an indoor office setting with extended periods at a computer, sitting or standing. Physical effort is needed to move, lift and carry office equipment, supplies, and inventory. Compensation: $50-$60K, Excellent benefits package Email resume to