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  • 20250 Plummer Street
    Los Angeles, CA 91311
  • Angelique Oliver
  • Phone: 818-428-4393

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Junior Accountant

Lamps Plus • Los Angeles, CA

Posted 10 days ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Experience - At least 3 year(s)
Degree - 4 Year Degree
Retail, Homebuilding, Fashion - Apparel - Textile
Accounting, Retail
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Job Description

 

Lamps Plus, the nation’s largest lighting retailer, is looking for an individual to join our growing Public Relations team. Just as we are committed to excellence in our product and brands, we search for that excellence in our people. Our selection of leaders and teammates is very specific and deliberate. In essence, we like to have fun while we work hard in a collaborative culture.  We offer an energetic fast paced office environment in an exciting and creative industry.

Job Description – Junior Accountant

Job Summary

The Jr. Accountant (one of seven degreed accountants) will assist the Department in all the following:

  • Performs day-to-day accounting functions
  • Complete monthly general ledger close
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements including preparation of other financial reports for internal financial reporting package
  • Prepare and post journal entries with supporting documents
  • Perform account reconciliations
  • Perform an analytical review of financial statements
  • Ensuring adherence to internal controls
  • Assists with process improvements initiatives
  • Prepare bank reconciliations on a monthly basis
  • Reconcile all significant balance sheet accounts
  • Prepare and file business license and personal property tax filings
  • Assist with internal and external audits
  • Reconcile AR/AP
  • Variance and trend analysis
  • Assist with forecast and budgeting
  • Monitor tax filing
  • Patents administration
  • International licensing requirements
  • Royalty calculations and payment requests
  • Prepaid expenses accounting and write-offs
  • Credit card chargeback disputes and resolution
  • Fixed asset accounting and construction in progress
  • Property taxes and audits
  • Sales tax preparation and audit administration
  • DMV related issues for Company trucking fleet
  • Business licenses and census reporting
  • NSF check accounting and collections

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • 3-4 years of experience 
  • Must be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • General Ledger experience
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented and ability to multi-task
  • Creative problem solver with strong analytical skills
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Experience in a retail environment a plus
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • Occasional travel as required

Lamps Plus is an equal opportunity employer

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • 3-4 years of experience 
  • Must be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • General Ledger experience
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented and ability to multi-task
  • Creative problem solver with strong analytical skills
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Experience in a retail environment a plus
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • Occasional travel as required
Job ID: Corporate Senior AccouAccountant
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