Senior Accountant

Finance, Accounting & Supply Chain Las Vegas, Nevada

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What you’ll be doing:

  • Compile financial information to prepare monthly journal entries for various payment related and other GL accounts
  • Effectively identify and communicate any financial issue
  • Prepare account reconciliation for assigned balance sheet accounts
  • Prepare account analysis for management
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports
  • Analyze large quantities of data involving margin analysis across multiple product categories and providing meaningful information to management
  • Work with FP&A group to assist in building models for various expenses
  • Assist in the continued implementation and development of our ERP
  • Review the work of staff accountant to ensure accuracy of financial data
  • Work with external parties to ensure proper reconciliation and payment of our accounts receivable balance
  • Assist in general process improvements and process documentation for all facets of the accounting cycle as well as the continued development and documentation of our accounting policies and procedures
  • Assist with other tasks as needed

What you’ll bring to the table: 

  • Bachelor degree in accounting or related field
  • Passion for GAAP
  • Knowledge of SAP strongly preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Access, Word, etc.)
  • CPA preferred
  • Time management and organization skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • 2+ years experience in general ledger or public accounting

What you didn't know about the team:

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