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Accounts Receivable Accountant I - Modest, CA

The Save Mart Companies • Modesto, CA

Posted 2 months ago

Job Snapshot

Degree - 2 Year Degree
Accounting - Finance

Job Description

About Us

The Save Mart Companies is one of the largest food and drug retailers in California and Nevada. It is home to a number of well-known brands in food retailing. You might have seen our banners that include Save Mart, Lucky, Lucky California and Food Maxx. We also have 4 distribution centers and SMART Refrigerated Transport, a trucking firm that transports dry groceries, frozen foods, ice and novelties to all of The Save Mart Companies stores. We are a locally and family owned business, headquartered in the heart of one of the greatest agricultural areas of our nation - the San Joaquin Valley.

We are currently hiring for the position of


Accounts Receivable Accountant I

Job Summary


The AR Accountant supports the Accounting Department with various accounting functions specializing in Accounts Receivable. The position maintains records of financial transactions by establishing accounts, posting transactions, balancing ledgers, reconciling accounts, and preparing reports.

Key Responsibilities and



  • Develops system to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts; defines bookkeeping policies and procedures

  • Maintains subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions

  • Balances subsidiary accounts by reconciling entries

  • Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary account summaries

  • Balances general ledger by preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries

  • Maintains historical records by filing documents

  • Prepares financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends

  • Complies with federal, state and local legal requirements by studying requirements; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing reports; advises management on needed actions

  • Contributes to team by accomplishing related results as needed

  • Performs other duties as assigned


Requirements (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)


  • Ability to develops standard which are consistent with corporate policies and procedures and support federal, state and local legal requirements

  • Ability to analyze information

  • Ability to deal with complexity

  • Ability to research results and provide reports

  • Ability to perform data entry

  • Strong attention to detail; thorough and complete

  • Integrity in all dealings with respect for utmost confidentiality

  • Ability to work at an intermediate accounting level; must have a strong understanding of financial statements

  • Intermediate computer skills (Excel and Word)

  • Proficiency in 10-key and calculation skills

  • Ability to work in fast-paced, busy environment

  • Ability to multi-task under tight deadlines while maintaining focus and attention to detail


: Two-year college degree (or equivalent knowledge gained through formal education, specialized training, or additional job experience)


: One year of related experience



Occasional Saturday work and overtime is required


: Basic office environment: ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, stoop, use stairs, reach, pull and lift objects



  • Customer Focus

  • Quality/Quantity of Work

  • Personal/Interpersonal Skills

Come and JOIN our Team!

Job ID: req15430
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