Accountant

Owens Company South
Job Description
Accountant
Location: Scottsboro, ALDepartment: Accounting
Type: Full TimeMin. Experience: Mid Level
 

General Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the preparation of financial statements and support schedules according to strict company established timelines
  • Assist with the monthly close procedures for multiple companies 
  • Prepare account reconciliations (cash, liabilities, fixed assets, payroll accruals) and supporting sub-ledgers 
  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Coordinate with users of company credit cards to collect necessary receipts and descriptions, verify against established policies and procedures, and prepare coded transactions for A/P 
  • Reconcile multiple bank accounts
  • Support Sr. Accountant in team leadership and supervision with a willingness and desire to broaden leadership role 
  • Communicate key financial findings from analysis including variance to budget to business leaders to drive improved business performance
  • Identify and suggest ideas to improve department workflow 
  • Assist with oversight of commercial insurance, OSHA reporting, work comp
  • Support other team members as necessary 
  • Other projects as assigned 

Qualification Requirements

  • BS Degree in Accounting 
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in diverse accounting role strongly preferred
  • Experience working in enterprise level accounting system with financial reporting such as Microsoft Great Plains, Quickbooks, etc.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills with an emphasis in Excel (Power Pivots, and Power BI)
  • Proven understanding and application of accounting principles 

Schedule Hours:  

  • 40-45 hours per week usually
  • Occasional overnight travel may be required 
  • Scheduled hours TBD, but typically flex between 7AM – 6PM

Reporting Relationship: Reports to Senior Accountant

The duties, responsibilities and requirements presented in this job description should not be construed as an exhaustive list of roles or responsibilities.

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