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accountant job description

Job description

We are looking for a professional Accountant. You are adept at accounting services and play a key role in our company’s growth.

  • Investigate variances in various revenue and expense accounts.
  • Develop and maintain accounting policy and procedure documents.
  • Conduct analytic reviews of accounting results.
  • Publish financial statements.
  • Oversee transactions and data interface status in the system.
  • Communicate effectively with multiple groups including system technicians, tax personnel, office personnel, SOA Control and Analysis, GL controllers, etc.
  • Exercise G/L entries and cash movements as needed.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • [X] year(s) experience in accounting.
  • A strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • An ability to work independently, solve problems, adapt quickly to changes in a fast-paced environment.
  • A proven track record of managing multiple projects and deliverables to agressive deadlines.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • CPA is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in [X] language.
  • [X] degree in Accounting or equivalent.