Sr. Accountant

  • Bella Vista, AR
  • professional

Sr. Accountant

Bella Vista, AR

Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM

$60-65K DOE

 

POSITION SUMMARY

The Senior Accountant will be responsible for various accounting and financial duties with primary focus on the accuracy of the General Ledger and compliance with GAAP. This position provides lead financial analysis and assists in the preparation of various financial statements, budget reports, and other reporting as required while ensuring departmental deadlines are met. They will also support the department goals and objectives while ensuring all policies and procedures are followed. This position requires independent judgment in the disposition of routine matters without direct supervision. This specific position will also manage Accounts Payable including 1099’s and supervise AP Specialists. The position will work under the direct supervision of the Accounting Manager.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Provides support for the department. In addition to other duties as assigned, will be responsible for the daily tasks for their area including research and resolution of issues as they arise. This may include resolving customer or system issues, supporting the annual budget process, monthly close process or inventory process. This will also require working with others on the accounting team, internal and external customers, and external auditors while keeping the Accounting Manager timely updated on current issues or concerns as they arise. They will also be responsible for prioritizing to ensure they are responding timely to customer issues while ensuring accurate and complete reporting and compliance with policy and controls.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field and 3+ years related experience in accounting, finance or related field or 5+ years’ experience in accounting, finance or related field.
  • Accounts Payable/1099 knowledge and experience
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of GAAP
  • Must be able to multi task, problem solve, meet deadlines, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must work well in a group environment; well organized and detail oriented
  • Or equivalent combination or education and experience

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years supervisory experience in an office/Accounting setting
  • Great Plains system experience

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479-717-2910

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5 W Mountain Street

Fayetteville, AR 72701

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Equal Opportunity Employer