GPC Staff Accountant

Accounting & Finance DULUTH, Georgia


Description

Position at NAPA Auto Parts

Position Performance Measures: (List the key performance indicators.)

• Timely completion of tasks (maintaining/meeting deadlines on a daily/monthly and ad hoc basis)
• Timely completion of tasks (maintaining/meeting deadlines on a daily/monthly and ad hoc basis)
• Quality of tasks (accuracy - lacking errors and providing meaningful documentation to support entries and/or position when decisions are made)
• Capacity (ability to maintain / manage volume of locations – which can be impacted by the complexity of said locations/business)

Responsibilities:
• Ensures general ledger accounts are maintained in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
• Ensures general ledger accounts are maintained in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
• Journal entry preparation and entry
• Performs account reconciliations
• Assists field personnel with account analysis and research
• Evaluates trends, identifies and investigates unusual or unexpected account variances
• Generates daily and monthly reports to assist in above duties
• Makes recommendations to resolve issues and makes corrections, as necessary
• Assists with monthly close process
• Performs other accounting research as needed
• Prepares sales tax returns and makes all payments
• Performs bank reconciliations
• Verifies transactions from electronic sales system
• Promotes teamwork between operational groups and departments
• Other duties as assigned

Experience, Education, and Abilities:
Requirements include but may not be limited to the following:
• Bachelor Degree in Accounting
• Bachelor Degree in Accounting
• Basic knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures as relates to general ledger accounting
• PeopleSoft experience preferred
• Strong analytical skills
• Problem solving abilities
• Detail oriented
• Excellent computer skills, especially with Excel
• Excellent oral/written communication skills
• Strong work ethic• Team player 

GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.