HIRING: Corporate Staff Accountant
Job Opportunity at JFCR

Posted on Aug 4

http://www.janfaygroup.com    513.237.6478

Location: Newport, KY
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4139472

Janfay Corporate Recruiting is a specialty recruiting and staffing firm specializing in the placement of Accounting, Finance and Cyber Security Professionals.

SUMMARY
The Corporate Staff Accountant will be responsible for providing accurate and timely financial accounting and reporting while providing analysis and partnership to assist departments in financial matters.  Work directly with the Corporate Controller and closely with the CFO.  Gain valuable experience and exposure to the Leadership team. 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assisting in the month-end closing process to ensure timely and accurate accounting. 
    • Ensure journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations are completed timely and accurately. 
    • Complete proper analysis to ensure that expenditures, profit and balance sheet are properly stated.
    • Research and resolve issues for those accounts assigned.  Collaborate with a wide variety of departments and people to do so.
  • Participating in forecast and budget preparation, using strong analytical skills to develop insightful revenue and expenditure trends and recommend appropriate budget/forecast levels while developing adequate reporting to ensure accountability to budgets/forecasts.
  • Assist with Merger & Acquisition due diligence and financial modeling.
  • Developing a broad business knowledge as well as specific knowledge and relationships with selected business units in order to better understand their budgets/forecasts and recommend potential cost savings opportunities.
  • Building, maintaining and distributing daily, monthly, and quarterly financial reports with a focus on improved insight into business issues and optimization of reporting processes.
  • Ensuring accounting controls are adequate and functioning properly by recommending, implementing and monitoring policies and procedures.
  • Participating in various special projects as determined in order to better understand the business operations from a broader corporate scope. Contribute to determining the return on investment of capital expenditures or major projects.
  • Performing other duties and projects as assigned. 
     
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Intermediate MS Excel experience is required
  • Experience working with large ERP System is required 
  • A strong work ethic; willing to work to ensure deadlines are met (close in particular).
  • Strong consulting, problem-solving, and conceptual skills, along with interpersonal skills necessary to work with various levels of management
  • A positive attitude and an intellectual curiosity to investigate variance issues.  Also must possess keen attention to detail and organization.
  • The ability to be a team-player while using initiative and persistence to get results.
  • The ability to function in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment. 
  • 2 to 3 years of strong experience with month end close, budgets, forecasts and analysis.
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting (preferred) or Finance
  • MBA or CPA preferred, but not required 

Email resume to January@janfaygroup.com for immediate consideration.
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