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Sr. Staff Accountant

Auburn, California
$65,000 to $75,000
Job Type
15 Feb 2021
A large and reputable company in Placer County, is looking to add a Sr. Staff Accountant to their team. Responsibilities include ensuring the efficient and effective recording of monthly activity; reconciling, analyzing, and reporting to internal and external stakeholders' day-to-day financial results; and supporting regulatory reporting. We're looking for a self-starter & a fast learner who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, understands the basics of GAAP, is enjoys improving processes and controls. There is room for growth and our company is strong, despite the pandemic! This position will be a hybrid role for now, being in the office 2-3 days a week.

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Business, or Finance required, CPA or CMA preferred
  • A minimum of four (4) years of high-volume general ledger accounting experience in an ERP/MRP system for mid to large sized businesses
  • Strong understanding of GAAP, accounting theory, financial controls, and management reporting
  • Proven quantitative and analytical skills combined with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to assimilate information from a variety of resources, analyze information, and recommend courses of action to be taken
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external agencies to maximize performance, creativity, problem solving, and results
  • Highly organized with the ability to work independently on strict and short deadlines, able to manage time and set priorities across multiple projects, and deal effectively with shifting priorities
  • Advanced Excel skills, intermediate Microsoft Office skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics Navision and Salesforce is desired, but not required
  • Prepare monthly journal entries, month-end closing tasks, and account reconciliations, including providing analysis for fluctuations in assigned accounts
  • Maintain fixed asset and related depreciation schedules
  • Prepare local business and property tax filings
  • Manage royalty expense reporting process, including calculating and recording monthly liability
  • Maintain inventory schedules and manage monthly processes, including collaborating with internal stakeholders to obtain the data needed to record monthly reclasses/adjustments/transfers
  • Assist with consolidated monthly financial reports for world-wide operations, including gathering and recording accounting data from international subsidiaries
  • Prepare international banking transactions for executive approval and record cash postings
  • Assist with annual financial and tax audits
  • Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices
  • Participate in other special projects and initiatives as assigned
Compensation: $65 - $75k DOE

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
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  • Job Reference: 231880342-2
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Ledgent Finance & Accounting
  • Location: Auburn, California
  • Salary: $65,000 to $75,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent