Junior Accountant $38K - $45K


STYR Labs Inc


Posted Under: Phoenix, Arizona jobs in Accounting, Auditing; Accounting, Auditing jobs in zipcode 85001
Posted On: 2017-11-23 00:00:00

We are looking for an ambitious Junior Accountant to manage the daily accounting tasks. A successful assistant controller has good knowledge of accounting principles. You must be an organized professional with a great eye for detail. You must be reliable and able to carry out tasks autonomously and collaboratively.

The goal is to contribute to keep the accounting, office and financial processes of the company up to standard and ensure accurate financial reporting and control. Preparing financial statements, managing invoicing, entering payroll data and reporting are a large part of the junior accountants day-to-day work. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in accounting principles and able to work comfortably with numbers and attention to detail.

The goal is to contribute to the overall efficient operation of the companies accounting and help the company be fully aware of its financial condition. This way it can make the right decisions and accomplish long term success for a fast growing company.

Responsibilities

* Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
* Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
* Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
* Maintain, manage and reconcile bank statements
* Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
* Assist with reviewing of expenses, managing reimbursements payroll records
* Update financial data in accounting software to ensure that information will be accurate when needed
* Prepare and submit reports as required
* Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
* Assist with HR, Payroll Submission and reconciliations
* Account for Inventory allocations to Sales and Marketing initiatives

Requirements

* Can do attitude
* Proven working experience with accounting and finance
* 3+ years of overall combined experience
* Degree in Accounting
* Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
* Experience with creating financial statements
* Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
* Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
* Proven experience as assistant controller or other similar position
* Solid knowledge of GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) and regulations
* Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes (budgeting, financial closure, reporting etc.)
* Understanding of data analysis and forecasting
* Working knowledge of MS Office (especially excel) and accounting software (e.g. Xero, Expensify, Gusto)
* Well-organized with ability to prioritize
* Very good communication and interpersonal skills
* Attention to detail and problem-solving ability
* BSc/BA in accounting, finance or relevant field is preferred

Benefits

* Comprehensive Health Benefits
* Competitive salary
* 401K Matching
* 2 Weeks Vacation
* Charitable matching incentives
* Fully Stocked On-Site Kitchen
* Fast Paced, High Growth Environment
* Possible Stock Options
* Office Parking in Old Town