Ledgent Finance & Accounting
Staff Accountant
At a glance
Location: US-GA-Atlanta Map
Posted: 08/23/2019
Closing: 09/22/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Ledgent Finance & Accounting
Job description
A  growing company located in Atlanta, GA is seeking a Staff Accountant. This Staff Accountant will report to the Controller and be responsible for but not limited to:
* Prepare consolidated internal and external financial statements by analyzing information from the general ledger system and department heads
* Maintain and balance an automated consolidation system
* Analyze and verify information by creating spreadsheet reports
* Prepare general ledger entries by maintaining and recording and files
* Prepare payments by accruing expenses and assigning account numbers when 
  needed
* Request disbursements and reconcile accounts
* Analyze current procedures and recommend changes to develop and implement best 
  practice accounting procedures
* Provide accounting support for mergers and acquisitions by reviewing financial 
   information; convert data to general ledger system; obtain supplementary information 
   for preparing financial statements

QUALIFICATIONS:
* 5+ years general accounting experience, public or private accounting experience 
  preferred
* BS degree in accounting required
* Highly Proficient in Excel and Word
* SAP, Oracle, Navision, or other enterprise accounting software a plus
* Very strong communication skills with all levels of an organization
* Highly organized, great attention to detail and follow-up

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Staff Accountant