Staff Accountant

Carlsbad California
Required Experience: 7 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 22 hours ago
CEO Pledge

Canyon Bikes is a world leading manufacturer of road, mountain, triathlon, urban and fitness bikes. We’re located in the heart of Carlsbad, California in an awesome office with great neighbors and a really incredible work environment that makes you want to be here. Bring your well-developed professional skill set to our team.

Our direct approach model sets us apart from our competitors. We prioritize delivering the very best in quality and service at all times. Constantly exploring new paths enables us to stay ahead of the game and drives us forward. Now, more than ever, we are on the lookout for talented individuals who are prepared to help us shape the future of riding.

We have an immediate opportunity for a Staff Accountant.

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for assisting with the financial management of the company, including accounting and regular reporting.

Summary of Role and Responsibilities:

⏵ Manage full-cycle accounts payable and credit card process including automation and timely payment of supplier invoices within ERP system, vendor reconciliations and implement process improvements, as necessary.

⏵ Collaborate with Purchasing Manager to ensure streamlined and efficient purchase order to supplier payment process cycle.

⏵ Manage full-cycle employee expense reimbursement process including entry, audit, approval, automated payment and implement process improvements, as necessary.

⏵ Coordinate and assist Supervisor with management and compliance with Company’s employee benefit programs, including health and retirement plans.

⏵ Assists Supervisor with management of standard cost inventory system including analysis of supplier costs, maintenance of master data and regular roll-up of standard costs within Company’s ERP system.

⏵ Works with Supervisor to manage company’s financial metrics and accounting including timely period-end closing and financial reporting.

⏵ Assists Supervisor with maintenance of accurate Company’s Balance Sheet and P&L account balances ensuring proper coding and postings of transactions, research, account reconciliation and journal entry vouchers, as necessary.

⏵ Assists Supervisor with management of Company’s cash flow to provide accurate and timely forecasts to Canyon Germany.

⏵ Ad-hoc assignments and reporting as deemed necessary.

Major Challenge:

Ensuring accurate and timely supplier/employee payments and financial reporting requirements are met.

Education, Experience, and Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

⏵ Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

⏵ Minimum 7 years of experience managing full-cycle accounts payable function, Balance Sheet and P&L financial analysis and reporting.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

⏵ Strong background in cash flow analysis, vendor accounts payable relationships and reconciliation

⏵ Strong analytical skills

⏵ Problem solving skills

⏵ Adaptable to fast paced environment

⏵ Strong MS Office skills, in particular Excel

⏵ Willingness and ability to travel overseas as needed

Preferred Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

⏵ Previous experience in same or similar business preferred

⏵ CPA or candidate a plus

⏵ Experience with international reporting a plus

⏵ Experience in working with German parent company a plus

⏵ German language skills a plus

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