Staff Accountant

 TITLE Staff Accountant- Accounting Solutions

LOCATION Grand Rapids, Michigan

STATUS Full-time

TRAVEL Local and within normal business hours

CAREER PATH Business Advisory

SUMMARY

As a key member of our Accounting Solutions team, the position assumes a strategic role in providing a variety of services to our clients as well as internal staff. The primary day-to-day responsibilities involve providing accounting and 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.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience (public accounting experience a plus)
  • QuickBooks Online experience
  • Strong Microsoft Office proficiency (Excel, Word, etc.)
  • 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 50 hours of overtime in January
  • Ability to handle stress and deadlines
  • Willing to learn and ask questions if needed
  • Contributes positively to firm culture