general ledger accountant-100% remote in dallas

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doug wearley, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 70,000 - US$ 75,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
dallas, texas
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
8 to 5
salary
US$ 70,000 - US$ 75,000 per year
experience
2 Years
reference number
501328
contact
doug wearley, tatum executive services

job description

job summary:

Tatum by Randstad is working with a Dallas company in their search for a Staff Accountant with an emphasis on General Ledger. The ideal candidate would be in the 2-5 year range and have a Bachelor's Degree (Required) in Accounting or Finance. Their home office is located north of Love Field so the client would prefer a local DFW candidate but is open to 100% remote for the ideal candidate.

This position will report directly to the Senior Accounting Manager and is a critical member of the Controller and Chief Accounting Officer's department.

The candidate must be very flexible and highly committed to quality, customer service, teamwork and supporting Firm and department goals in a fast-paced environment. We need a professional with solid communication, technology, organizational and analytical skills and the attention to detail necessary to ensure accurate reporting in all areas.

 
location: Dallas, Texas
job type: Permanent
salary: $70,000 - 75,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 2 Years
 
responsibilities:

This position will report directly to the Senior Accounting Manager and is a critical member of the Controller and Chief Accounting Officer's department. As the Staff Accountant, you will be working with the Corporate Accounting team to support the monthly corporate accounting process within a fast-paced and quickly evolving company. The role provides significant learning opportunities as it encompasses day to day controllership duties as well as involvement in several project-based initiatives to improve the reporting and accounting functions.

Our client needs a professional with solid communication, technology, organizational and analytical skills and the attention to detail necessary to ensure accurate reporting in all areas.

Job Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

  • Assist with the preparation of accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements
  • Perform analysis of general ledger activity including account reconciliations
  • Maintain financial records for subsidiary companies by analyzing balance sheets and general ledger accounts.
  • Reconcile foreign stand-alone financials under local accounting standards to US GAAP (compared to US books)
  • Provide financial status information by preparing special reports; completing special projects when requested
  • Review department and GL account coding of transactions (i.e. vouchers) for appropriateness.
  • Perform bank reconciliations including foreign subsidiaries' bank accounts
  • Propose and prepare standard recurring and non-recurring journal entries including adjusting entries
  • Assist in variance analysis review of financial statement transactions as part of period end close process
  • Prepare audit schedules with the GL team to ensure a clean and timely year-end audit for US and foreign entities
  • Assist in documenting and maintaining the Company's global accounting policies
  • Work collaboratively and communicate often with several internal departments
  • Adapt to new tasks and responsibilities as the business grows and changes
  • Contributing to the organization in a professional manner with a positive attitude
 
qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Accounting required

1 or 2 years of experience in accounting

US GAAP knowledge

Proficient in MS Office. Advanced skills in Excel

Exceptional organizational skills, follow-up skills and attention to detail

Strong written and oral communication skills

Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment

Public Accountant experience would be highly desired

Consistent attendance and reliability

Additional Qualifications:

Public accounting experience is a plus

Practical accounting experience is a plus

International accounting and consolidations experience and familiarity with IFRS is a plus

Spanish speaker is a plus

Other spoken language (Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, or Portuguese,) is a plus

Base salary range will be in the $70-$75K range for the right candidate

Please send resume to doug.wearley@tatum-us.com

Candidate must be able to submit verification of his/her legal right to work in the U.S., without company sponsorship.

100% remote candidates but be located in the US and preferable in the Central Time Zone.

 
skills: $0-50 million

For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.

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skills

$0-50 million

qualification

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required

1 or 2 years of experience in accounting

US GAAP knowledge

Proficient in MS Office.  Advanced skills in Excel

Exceptional organizational skills, follow-up skills and attention to detail

Strong written and oral communication skills

Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment

Public Accountant experience would be highly desired

Consistent attendance and reliability

Additional Qualifications:

Public accounting experience is a plus

Practical accounting experience is a plus

International accounting and consolidations experience and familiarity with IFRS is a plus

Spanish speaker is a plus

Other spoken language (Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, or Portuguese,) is a plus

Base salary range will be in the $70-$75K range for the right candidate

Please send resume to doug.wearley@tatum-us.com

Candidate must be able to submit verification of his/her legal right to work in the U.S., without company sponsorship.

100% remote candidates but be located in the US and preferable in the Central Time Zone.

responsibilities

This position will report directly to the Senior Accounting Manager and is a critical member of the Controller and Chief Accounting Officer’s department. As the Staff Accountant, you will be working with the Corporate Accounting team to support the monthly corporate accounting process within a fast-paced and quickly evolving company. The role provides significant learning opportunities as it encompasses day to day controllership duties as well as involvement in several project-based initiatives to improve the reporting and accounting functions.

Our client needs a professional with solid communication, technology, organizational and analytical skills and the attention to detail necessary to ensure accurate reporting in all areas.

Job Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

  • Assist with the preparation of accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements
  • Perform analysis of general ledger activity including account reconciliations
  • Maintain financial records for subsidiary companies by analyzing balance sheets and general ledger accounts.
  • Reconcile foreign stand-alone financials under local accounting standards to US GAAP (compared to US books)
  • Provide financial status information by preparing special reports; completing special projects when requested
  • Review department and GL account coding of transactions (i.e. vouchers) for appropriateness.
  • Perform bank reconciliations including foreign subsidiaries’ bank accounts
  • Propose and prepare standard recurring and non-recurring journal entries including adjusting entries
  • Assist in variance analysis review of financial statement transactions as part of period end close process
  • Prepare audit schedules with the GL team to ensure a clean and timely year-end audit for US and foreign entities
  • Assist in documenting and maintaining the Company’s global accounting policies
  • Work collaboratively and communicate often with several internal departments
  • Adapt to new tasks and responsibilities as the business grows and changes
  • Contributing to the organization in a professional manner with a positive attitude

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree