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Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant

Job Description

A-1 CAREERS is currently recruiting for a Staff Accountant for our client located in Merriam, Kansas.  This is a permanent position with a corporate office in the building materials industry.

Staff Accountant Job Purpose: Provides management with financial information; preparing financial statements.  Ability to work with and interact with vendors. 

Job Duties:


  • Prepares consolidated internal and external financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from departments.
  • Maintains and balances an automated consolidation system by inputting data;  verifying data.
  • Analyzes information and options by developing spreadsheet reports; verifying information.
  • Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts.
  • Prepares payments by accruing expenses; assigning account numbers; requesting disbursements; reconciling accounts.
  • Develops and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures; recommending changes.
  • Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data.
  • Provides accounting support for mergers and acquisitions by reviewing financial information; converting data to general ledger system; obtaining supplementary information for preparing financial statements.
  • Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
  • Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Bank Recons

    Job Requirements

    3-5 years  Accounting experience
    No job hopping
    Outstanding Reporting Skills
     Very Deadline-Oriented 
    Outstanding Time Management skills
     Attention to Detail
     PC Proficiency
    Outstanding Verbal Communication and ability to interact with vendors

    *******Proficient with Excel

    Accountant, Accounting, General Ledger, bank reconciliation, G/L, accounting clerk, accounts payable, accounts receivable, posting

    Job Snapshot

    Base Pay $40,000.00 - $47,000.00 /Year
    Employment Type Full-Time
    Job Type Finance
    Education 4 Year Degree
    Experience At least 3 year(s)
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Industry Building Materials
    Required Travel None
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    Staff Accountant

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