Staff Accountant


Columbia Safety and Supply


Posted Under: Columbia, Missouri jobs in Accounting, Auditing; Accounting, Auditing jobs in zipcode 65201
Posted On: 2020-02-15 00:00:00

Columbia Safety & Supply keeps America's workers both safe and productive. Founded in 2005, we are North America's premier outfitter of fall protection, safety equipment and gear for at-height workers, industry, and construction. We exceed our customer's expectations, provide unmatched customer service, prompt delivery, and strive for continued innovation. Columbia Safety is an exciting, high-growth company headquartered in Columbia, MO and ranked as an INC 500 company. We are a customer-centric organization focused on combining the highest quality service and products at the most affordable price. We are seeking high performers with a drive for producing top notch work and that have excellent attention to detail. If you want to be part of a structured and motivated team where you are valued for the quality work you provide, Columbia Safety is the right company for you. We are seeking a Staff Accountant to join our Accounting and Finance team. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting with the daily and monthly operation of the department. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following tasks: Prepare state sales tax filings with fluency - Prepare general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts. Perform daily review and reconciliation of customer payment processes, resolve issues in a timely manner Follow our company's established accounting processes Support accounts payable activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry Perform monthly bank reconciliations Regularly maintain detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts Provide detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions Prepare documentation for external auditors Work closely with Controller Support team members and provide assistance to other teams Performs other duties as required or assigned Job Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field (or comparable work experience) 3-5 years of progressive accounts receivable, credit and collections, and accounts payable experience Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to communicate effectively at all levels; excellent customer service skills Advanced Microsoft Excel and computer skills Ability to analyze high volumes of data Excellent analytical and problem solving skills Good organizational skills Ability to manage projects to completion on time under pressure Must be able to work with a wide variety of people with different personalities and backgrounds Epicor P21 / SAP / or ERP skills a plus This role will work with various computer based systems and software, and you'll create opportunities to support our continued and aggressive growth. You'll provide value at every level and interact with every area of our company, from customer service all the way up to the Executive Team. At Columbia Safety we're looking to hire self-starters and team players that are willing to go the extra mile to attain excellence. - The Staff Accountant will be expected to learn new skills as needed and to take on tasks as dictated by the needs of the business. The company firmly believes in promotion from within and the vision for this role includes professional and personal evolution, as the demands of the company require and as the skills of the employee allow. - Columbia Safety features a stable and enjoyable work environment with a continually replicated upward growth pattern over the past 5 years. Your professional and personal success are as important as the company's, we take pride in our employees and their career paths with our team. We live out our values every day and offer excellent benefits to our employees, including on-site amenities like: Free food in the healthy fresh-food fridge and access to the company's onsite gym. We offer a competitive salary with endless potential to grow within the organization! Applications are being taken exclusively online. -