Staff Accountant (With Job Cost Accounting)
DescriptionThe Staff Accountant is an integral part of a team dedicated to supporting the Great Builders at Forrester. Our company is known for taking on challenging, complex projects and delivering value-added solutions to our clients. The Staff Accountant works with a team sharing responsibility for the full range of financial services and accounting, including general ledger, job cost accounting, payroll, and accounts payable/receivable. Ours is a team-oriented, fast paced, and collegial environment that is ideal for a self-directed professional who can work independently and solve problems effectively. Duties Include:Job cost accounting.Perform daily cash analysisPrepare, record and process cash receiptsPrepare deposits routinelyMaintain, reconcile and analyze fixed assets and capital budget accountsPrepare monthly bank reconciliation, resolving discrepancies as necessaryReconcile sub-ledgers to general ledger as neededPrepare and reconcile all monthly financial statements, to include account analysis and reconciliation of general ledger accounts, development of support schedules and journal entries as appropriateAssist with year-end financial audit and annual 401(k) audit, including preparation of audit work schedulesMay include support for payroll and accounts payable processingRequirements Include: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.1 - 3 years of experience in accounting, including general ledger.Previous experience with job cost accounting helpful.Excellent organizational skills.Advanced proficiency in Excel.Audit experience a plus. Tax experience a plusWillingness to take on multiple roles and responsibilities based on team needs.Ability to multi-task, establish priorities, and work independently.Relationship orientationAbility to work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.Previous experience with ADP helpful.Previous experience with Timberline/Sage helpful.