Ledgent Finance & Accounting
Staff Accountant
At a glance
Location: US-MN-Minneapolis Map
Posted: 01/12/2018
Closing: 02/11/2018
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Ledgent Finance & Accounting
Job description
About the Company: Growing company seeks experienced Staff Accountant to join the team. 
Job Title: Staff Accountant
Benefits Offered: Health, Life, Dental, 401K and PTO

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Payroll Supervisor

- Supervises time card administrators in weekly time card processing, including personnel input, rates, and policy adherence.
- Verifies that all personnel have correct earning codes and jobs assigned to ensure accurate time and travel processing.
- Verifies the accumulation and transmission of weekly data to ensure accurate processing of bi-weekly payrolls.
- Reviews, verifies and enters all supplemental pay or pay corrections to financial system.
- Investigates and clears reconciling items on Accrued Salaries reconciliation prepared at Corporate.

General Accounting

- Assists with month end close responsibilities, primarily verification and recording of the Corporate extract with all supporting data.
- Prepares manual Job Cost transactions and General Ledger Account Reconciliations on a timely basis.
- Closes activity to the General Ledger weekly; reconciles all activity posted for the month.
- Completes analyses, reconciliations, research, or other financial activities as assigned.


- Completes other projects and tasks as may be required to maintain efficient workflow in Business Office.
- Exerts a positive customer service approach to employees, customers, and internal departments in performance of all responsibilities.
- Communicates all issues promptly and completely to Accounting and Finance Manager.
- Responds to inquiries from a variety of sources (e.g. employees, customers, auditors, etc.) for the purpose of resolving problems, providing information and/or referring to appropriate personnel.

Type of Job: Direct Hire
Pay: $50,000 to $60,000 Salary
Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM


We are an equal opportunity employer.
Job requirements
Experience with the preparation of Sales and Payroll reports for management
Experience with producing budgets
Experience with creating and posting journal entries
At least 2 years general Accounting Experience preferred
Bachelors of Accounting
A proficiency in Excel and Word
Experience with Accounting Software
Attention to detail
The ability to multitask and shift priorities at the request of management
Staff Accountant