Accountant I

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 9 days ago
CEO Pledge

In this position you will ensure the integrity and accuracy of our financial statements through activity analysis and account reconciliations. You’ll also prepare and consolidate balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements, as needed for all of Backcountry’s brands.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:


⏵ Maintains and balances consolidation system by inputting and verifying data

⏵ Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts

⏵ Prepares consolidated internal and external financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from departments

⏵ Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents and preparing account roll-forwards

⏵ Maintains financial security by following internal controls

⏵ Implements accounting procedures and internal controls by analyzing current procedures and controls; recommending changes

⏵ Analyzes information and options by developing spreadsheet reports; verifying information

⏵ Prepares payments by accruing expenses; requesting disbursements; reconciling accounts

⏵ Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data

⏵ Identifies, researches, and explains variances of actual performance to forecast

⏵ Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential

⏵ Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & ABILITIES:


⏵ 2 years of accounting experience, coupled with a relevant degree

⏵ Understanding of US GAAP, Reporting, and Accounting principles.

⏵ Excellent [English]written, [English]verbal and analytical Skills.

⏵ Ability to meet tight deadlines, while maintaining accuracy of information and attention to detail.

⏵ Ability to multitask and balance priorities.

⏵ Intermediate to advanced MS Office Suite skills.

⏵ Knowledge and familiarity of Netsuite and Adaptive helpful

PHYSICAL DEMANDS, VISUAL ACUITY & WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Terms are defined as “Regularly”: 60 – 100%, “Frequently”: 30 – 60%, “Occasionally”: 10 – 30%, “Rarely”: 1 – 10%.

IN AN 8 HOUR WORKDAY, THIS JOB REQUIRES:

R: Rarely

0-10%

O: Occasionally

10-30%

F: Frequently

30-60%

C: Continually

60-100%

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

R

O

F

C

NA

COMMENTS

Sitting

X

Stationary standing

X

Walking

X

Ability to be mobile

X

Crouching (bend at knees)

X

Kneeling/Crawling

X

Stooping (bend at waist)

X

Twisting (knees/waist/neck)

X

Turn/Pivot

X

Climbing

X

Reaching overhead/extension

X

Grasping/pinching

X

Distinguishing Colors

X

Pushing/pulling

X

typical weight: 15 LBS

maximum weight: 50 LBS

Lifting/carrying

X

typical weight: 15 LBS

maximum weight: 50 LBS

Other physical demands:

Keyboard typing

X

VDT usage

X

Traveling

X

SENSORY REQUIREMENTS

Talking in person

X

Talking on telephone

X

Hearing in person

X

Hearing on telephone

X

Vision for close work

X

Other sensory requirements

X

ENVIRONMENTAL SETTING

Yes/No

Safety requirements (i.e. clothing, safety equipment required, activities performed)

No

Exposures (i.e. fumes, chemicals, vibrations, humidity, cold, heat, dust, and noise.

No

Operation of equipment, tools, vehicles

No

Other environmental requirements

No