Staff Accountant

Latitude, Inc.
Rockville, MD
Sep 26, 2021
Sep 29, 2021
Full Time
Job Description Searching for a Staff Accountant to join our tight-knit Accounting and Finance team, and focus on general ledger accounting and the month-end close process. We're looking for someone who is enthusiastic about and committed to the nuts and bolts of the various accounting processes, while also being a hands-on, friendly team member excited to work with other departments. As a Staff Accountant, you will: Demonstrate passion for and expertise in the accounting function, activities and processes Reconcile bank and credit card statements Prepare on-time month-end journal entries Reconcile balance sheet accounts monthly Prepare monthly sales and use tax returns Assist with year-end tax filings and external audits Assist in discovery and implementation of a new ERP system * Research and respond to various accounting requests by digging into the details and problem solving Develop new ideas and best practices to improve and evolve accounting processes to support growth and scale Say "yes" to a variety of related accounting team tasks and "in the weeds" projects with a positive attitude You are a strong fit for this role if you have: Obsessive attention to detail and organizational skills An auditors mindset for all supporting documentation within cloud-based (Google) environment Experience and expertise in general ledger, month-end and other aspects of GAAP accounting 2-3 years of experience in an accounting role preferably at the staff account level or higher The ability to keep business information confidential Ability to learn required software programs including Xero, Excel, Expensify and Demonstrated knowledge of internal controls Ability to effectively prioritize, meet and establish deadlines Experience and interest in working in a fast-paced, changing and collaborative environment The ability to establish and follow business policies and controls Powered by JazzHR BT1XPDdwNK