Division Accountant

Employer
Southland Industries
Location
Dulles, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jul 03, 2017
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Southland Industries is an MEP building systems firm that provides innovative yet practical engineering construction service building automation and energy solutions For almost years we have been optimizing each stage of the building lifecycle with our in house expertise and improving how buildings are designed built and maintained We are currently a million dollar company with ambitious growth plans If youa re someone with a true passion for our industry wea re looking for you At Southland we seek people that dona t just follow a career path but blaze their own People who want to apply innovation to their problem solving and embrace the concept of full collaboration between disciplines work at Southland We appreciate the spirit of integrity and entrepreneurialism with which our people act and have learned that the more opportunity we allow our employees the greater the results Each part of our business is interconnected and requires input from others which has led to the collaborative setting from which we thrive Join our team and become a part of an organization that values work life balance community and exceptional quality of work Position The Division Accountant is primarily responsible for the fundamental aspects of Southlanda s financial recordkeeping including recording financial transactions managing accounts and account reconciliation and ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles This position also provides a high level of support to both internal departments and external customers What You ll Do Ensure accurate and timely processing of assigned financial transactions which may include accounts payable accounts receivable general ledger subcontracts or payroll Establish and maintain accurate and appropriate union employee and vendor records to ensure data integrity and currency Compile financial information for monthly and quarterly financial reporting requirements Conduct regular account reconciliation for assigned area to assure records are in agreement and accurate Research and resolve straightforward accounting discrepancies and irregularities in a timely manner elevate more complex issues for resolution Support users in effective use of ERP and related systems for planning recording and managing projects and financials Respond to internal and external customer inquiries in a timely manner What youa ll need to be successful Basic accounting knowledge Strong organization skills with high level of attention to detail Effective written and verbal communication skills Proven ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure Able to analyze and resolve straightforward issues Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion Computer proficiency and technical aptitude with intermediate to expert level ability to utilize ERP system computerized accounting systems MS Word Excel Power Point etc required Able to remain flexible in a rapidly changing environment Education Experience Bachelora s degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience preferred Three to five years of accounting experience with payroll accounts payable and accounts receivable preferred Physical Capabilities While performing the duties of this Job the employee is regularly required to talk or hear The employee is frequently required to sit use hands to finger handle or feel and reach with hands and arms While performing the duties of this Job the employee is required to sit rds of the time use hands to finger rds of the time walk rd of the time stand rd of the time reach with hands and arms rds of the time stoop kneel crouch rd of the time talk or hear rds of the time The employee must frequently lift and or move up to pounds and occasionally lift and or move up to pounds Benefits As an employee owned company we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes excellent benefits for you and your family k Plan with Company Match no cap and immediate vesting Annual bonus program based upon performance profitability and achievement Medical Dental Vision Insurance Term Life AD D Insurance and Voluntary Life Insurance Disability Income Protection Insurance Pre tax Flexible Spending Plans Health and Dependent Care Holidays Vacation Personal Time Life Events Leave Numerous training opportunities and company paid membership for professional associations and licenses For more information on Southland Industries please visit our web site www southlandind com or on Facebook or LinkedIn or Twitter To hear what our employees are saying about working at Southland Industries check out our Career Video Working at Southland EEOE AA Everify participating Employer