Associate Professional Accountant
Essential Job Functions
Prepares and posts routine journal entries for company accounts ensuring information is accurate and up to date.
Reconciles balance sheet and income statement accounts to general ledger; researches basic discrepancies and recommends course of action.
Develops basic spreadsheets for account analysis and journal entries in order to keep records organized and standardized.
Supports special projects such as accounting software updates as needed.
May conduct studies and recommends procedural and process improvements.
Assists in and/or installs, modifies, documents, and assists in coordinating implementation of accounting systems and accounting control procedures.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, finance, or related field preferred
Zero or more years of accounting or finance experience
Experience working in a student employment program or related experience
Experience working with generally accepted accounting principles and accounting software
Personal computer and business solutions software skills
Communication skills for communicating with support personnel and management
Good analytical and problem solving skills
Planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work
Ability to work independently and as part of a team