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Job Overview
Company: MV Transportation
Job Type: Accounting
Base Pay: N/A
Other Pay: Salary to be discussed at interview
Employee Type: Full-Time
Manages Others: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: No
Industry: Accounting - Finance
Reference ID: 08262014-908
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Required Experience: At least 2 year(s)
Required Travel: Negligible
Location: Omaha, NE (map it!Map it!)

Staff Accountant
Job Description

This position is located in Elk Horn, IA 


The Staff Accountant’s primary responsibility is to support the MV Transportation, Inc. field operations by performing accounting services related to recording, analyzing, maintaining and reviewing month-end financial statements, records and reports.  This is a salaried position at $44K annually plus benefits. 


Work Performed

  • Prepare monthly general and standard journal entries, income statements, account reconciliations, cost reports and various other accounting statements and reports; provide interpretation of results as appropriate.
  • Analyze division financial reports and records through an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, making recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, assets and/or expenditures as appropriate.
  • Review and verify the accuracy of journal entries in accordance with contractual rights and obligations. Partner with division management to conduct special studies and develop or recommend accounting methods and procedures.
  • Research and resolve problems pertaining to financial reporting systems, ensuring compliance with United States generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Provide month end journal entries for national accounts, corporate American Express accounts, capital expense requests, bank reconciliations, and annual and interim physical inventory coordination
  • Maintain good working relationships with stakeholders: division management, peers, financial and executive management.
  • The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.




Job Requirements

Job Requirements 


  • B.A. or B.S. in accounting

  • Two years accounting experience

  • Ability to work as a member of a team and as an individual contributor

  • Organized, detail-oriented, and able to juggle multiple fast-paced projects

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Strong interpersonal relations and communication skills;

  • Ability to travel (20%)

  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office applications, Lawson experience is a plus

  • Understanding of assigned divisions operation’s and the correlation to their financial statements

  • Oversee the month end process for assigned locations to ensure deadlines are met

  • Conduct periodic divisional audits and bid model reviews

  • Special projects as assigned


    Pre-employment drug screening and background check is required. MV Transportation is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

    MV Transportation, Inc. provides equal employment and affirmative action opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.



Company Overview

MV Transportation, Inc. and all subsidiaries, joint ventures, partnerships and affiliates, (or "MV") is a privately held corporation that provides passenger transportation management, operations, and related services to jurisdictional and private entities across North America.

MV Transportation, Inc. provides equal employment and affirmative action opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to application_help @ or call (972) 391-4600 to let us know the nature of your request.'s Advice

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