Sr. Staff Accountant

Bowie, MD
Apr 30, 2021
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Description: Let me ask Are you a Finance and Accounting guru? Are you looking for an opportunity to be part of a growing company? Do you enjoy being part of a team and mentoring others? If so, you may want to keep reading Summary/Objective This position is responsible for the core accounting functions of the company. Those responsibilities include, but are not limited to, preparation of financial reports and packages, development and maintenance of budgets, coordination of accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll functions, coordination with external auditors, and assisting the CFO with strategic planning, analysis, and forecasting. The ideal candidate will be thoughtful, detail oriented, inquisitive, analytical, and team oriented. Essential Functions Champion The InstallNET Way Be a Mentor & Trainer - Everyone at InstallNET is responsible, both formally and informally, for the mentorship, growth, development, and training of fellow team members across the company Strong leadership skills with a dedication to driving and achieving results and developing others Create an environment with a focus of both internal controls (taking into account segregation of duties) as well as external controls, whereby the focus needs to be on constant improvement Protect organization's value by keeping information confidential Your day to day Develop and implement accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures, recommending changes Establish internal controls and guidelines for accounting transactions and budget preparation Prepare and/or review accounting related entries to various registers, journals and logs Support timely monthly and year-end closings, including assigned journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliations, accruals, and overall maintenance of all general ledger accounts Prepare monthly, quarterly, and year-end balance sheet, profit and loss, cash flow, budget, and other reports as needed Coordinate annual external audit by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts and providing information for auditors Support accounts payable and accounts receivable activities to optimize cashflow Perform semi-monthly payroll and related tax reporting Assist CFO with analyses, forecasting, and other strategic activities PM20 . Requirements: Required Competencies Accounting Principles Tech & System Savvy Problem-Solver Critical Thinker Eager to Learn Team Player Leadership Required Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance, or similar field Familiarity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) 7+years' progressive experience managerial accounting or related field Proficient in core Microsoft Suite, Advanced proficiency with Excel Proficient with business accounting software (Sage 100 a plus) Strong written and oral communication skills Intimate knowledge of accounting and corporate finance principles and procedures Preferred Qualifications/ Certifications: Public Accounting experience Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license or MBA Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Knowledge of GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles in the US) Proficient with PowerBI Other Duties Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Supervisory Responsibility This position currently has no direct supervisory responsibility. Work Environment This job generally operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Position Type/Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position that may require some periods of longer workdays, in particular, during the annual audit and as part of the monthly closing process. This role generally does not require consistent periods of longer hours. Travel - <5% Travel is extremely rare, but possible in some circumstances. PI134843757

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