Staff Accountant – Specialized Accounting Services

TITLE Staff Accountant – Specialized Accounting Services

LOCATION Grand Rapids, Michigan

STATUS Full-time

TRAVEL Local and within normal business hours

CAREER PATH Business Advisory, Senior through Partner progression

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, or related field
• Minimum 2 years relevant experience (public accounting experience a plus)
• QuickBooks experience
• Strong Microsoft Office proficiency (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.)

FIRM DESCRIPTION
Hungerford Nichols is a dynamic firm that thrives on innovation- this is where good ideas add up! Our specialized team understands customer needs and identifies the best course of action to take our clients forward. In our organization, we work hard to deliver the uniqueness and quality that we promise. Our employees are rewarded as well as recognized for performance. We offer competitive benefits along with a top-performing, supportive team environment. Visit www.hungerfordnichols.com/careers to learn more.

SUMMARY
As a key member of our Specialized Accounting Services team, the position will assume a strategic role in providing a variety of services to our clients as well as internal staff. The primary day-to-day responsibilities may involve providing accounting or business related solutions to our clients whom are mostly privately-held, small to mid-sized businesses in West Michigan. This will include a keen ability to meet deadlines, be proactive and provide consistent communication to clients and team members.

IDEAL SKILL SET
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Ability to adapt to multiple businesses/industries
• Must be able to manage client relationships and workload
• Ability to work overtime in January
• Ability to handle stress and deadlines
• Willing to learn and ask questions if needed
• Professional, personable, and patient

DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Accounting services
• Bookkeeping and data entry
• Payroll processing which includes payroll tax reporting and sales tax reporting
• Accounts reconciliation oversight
• Tying out general ledgers and balance sheet accounts
• Financial statement preparation
• Other duties as assigned

Drop us your resume to careers@hungerfordnichols.com